Sara Ann Davis 90, a loving wife, mother and grandmother, passed away Thursday, November 10, 2022. Born in Chicago, Illinois to Winifred Merritt Ivie and Howard G Ivie. She attended the University of Chicago Lab School and went on to study at the University of Chicago where she graduated early. She then continued her education at Illinois Wesleyan University on an art scholarship. There she served as treasurer of her sorority, Kappa Kappa Gamma, and was an active alumnus. It was during her time in Bloomington that she met her husband, Robert “Bob” Davis.
She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Bob, whom she married in 1956. She is survived by her three adoring children, John (Susan Cipione), Jim (Melanie), and Susan (Christopher) Thompson, all living in Texas. Gramma always cherished her time with her grandchildren: Courtney and Conner Davis, James Davis and Sara Davis (Jacob) Knight, Ashley Thompson (Drew) Mills and Katie Thompson (Blake) Gordon. She recently earned her newest title of great-grandmother.
Sara Ann was a former 50-year resident of Hinsdale. During those years, she was an active member of Hinsdale Golf Club, Investment Club, Village Associates and Christ Church of Oak Brook up until 2015 when she moved to Texas to be closer to family. Her Memorial Services will be held at 9:30am, Friday, November 18th, 2022, at Christ Church of Oak Brook, York Rd. and 31st St, Oak Brook, IL 60523. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Peter O'Donnell Jr. Brain Institute 214-648-2344 Donate Online or Christ Church of Oak Brook, 501 Oak Brook Rd, Oak Brook, IL 60523, Christ Church Giving