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Larureen Ann Davis


Laureen Ann Davis, 61, of Janesville, formerly of Anamosa, passed away in her home on Friday, Oct. 11, 2019.
Laureen was born Nov. 24, 1957, in Anamosa, Iowa, the daughter of Jeanne Beverly (Ames) and Louis Earl Gilbert. She was raised in Anamosa and graduated from Anamosa High School in 1976. She then attended Kirkwood Community College for computer operations and graduated in 1977. On May 20, 1978, Laureen was united in marriage to Dellar Davis. The couple lived in Cedar Rapids and Grinnell before moving to Waverly in 1989, and then settled in Janesville in 1993.
Laureen was a talented crafter and enjoyed scrapbooking and stamping. She also liked to garden and had a lifelong love for cats. Laureen worked in the collections department for the J.S. Latta Co., and did clerical work for GTE in Grinnell and CUNA in Waverly.
Laureen is survived by her husband, Dellar; her son, Christopher (Barbara) Davis of Waverly, Iowa; her daughter, Stephanie Davis of Mesa, Ariz.; two grandchildren, Allyson and Elijah Davis; four sisters, Vianna (Dave) Davis, Carolyn Gilbert, Kathleen (Phillip) Dirks and Colleen (Dennis) Dvorak: one brother, Louis "Butch" (Anita) Gilbert; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Gary Gilbert.
Laureen's body has been cremated, and there will be no services at this time.
Memorials may be directed to Laureen's family for later designation.
Online condolences may be left at www.kaisercorson.com.
Kaiser-Corson Funeral Home in Waverly is assisting the family. (319) 352-1187
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