Shirley Davis, 85, of 4445 West Lake Road, Mayville, died Tuesday (August 13, 2013) at Heritage Green Rehab and Skilled Nursing in Greenhurst, NY.
She was born February 4, 1928 in the Bronx of New York City, NY, the daughter of the late Max and Rose Ornstein Gelles. Shirley had been a nurse, a night club singer and an artist. She enjoyed traveling, bird watching and water paintings. She is survived by her daughter, Judy (Mike) O'Brien of Columbus, OH; a son, Steve (Julie) Davis of Nashville, Tenn., three grandchildren, Ben Davis of Nashville, Tenn., Kari Fisher and Aaron Fisher both of Columbus, OH; four great grandchildren, Mike, Lindsey, Jacob and Crew Fisher of Columbus, OH; and her companion of 37 years Dan Hoyt of Mayville.Burial was held in the Mayville Cemetery.