Charles E. Davis CFP, 71, of Louisville, Ohio passed away on Sunday, November 21
, after a lifelong battle with heart disease. Charles was born on August 20
, 1950, to Thomas & Ruth Davis (née Stump) in Dayton, Ohio. After Charles graduated from Hoover High School in 1969, he went on to study architecture at Kent State, but ultimately decided to pursue a career in Financial Planning which spanned over 40 years.
In 1968, Charles met Gail Anne Miller at McDonald’s. Charles and Gail went on to have two children, Rachel and Aaron, and launched their own businesses.
Charles’ extensive volunteer work in the Emerald Arbor and the Knights of Columbus included supporting the Scouts, baseball, Special Olympics, 4H Club, feeding the homeless, building houses, helping veterans, financial support for the sick, planting trees for Earth Day, and more.
Charles was predeceased by Gail Davis in 2006. He is survived by his girlfriend, Peggy Kostolich; sisters, Karen Tipten and Missy Gordish; his children; and his grandchildren, Quinn and Bailey Gadow, and Eliot and Ian Davis; and great grandson, Grayson Gadow.
Calling hours begin at 10 a.m. Friday, November 26
at St. Louis Catholic Church, Mass of Christian Burial starting at 11 a.m. followed by a procession to Sunset Hills Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Emerald Arbor 742 of Gleaner, an organization Charles loved.