AITKIN -- Donald Davies, 72, Aitkin, died Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2000, at Aicota Health Care Center in Aitkin.
He was born July 4, 1928, in Ipswich, S.D., to Ella and Chester Davies. They moved to the Aitkin area. He was a former member of the Spencer Township Board, the Aitkin Co-op Creamery Board and the Spencer and Aitkin school boards. He had a lifelong career in farming. He also served as an Aitkin County commissioner.
Survivors include his wife, Betty; two daughters, Peggy Johnson, Akeley, and Julie Hansen, Aitkin; two sons, Gene Davies and Dale Davies, both of Aitkin; five grandchildren; three sisters, Leota Howard, Marge Howard and Erma Killeen, all of Aitkin; and five brothers, Glenn and Everett, both of Aitkin, Maynard, Florida, Calvin, Coleraine, and John, Crosby.
Services will be at a later date.
Arrangements are with Sorensen-Root-Thompson Funeral Home in Aitkin.
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