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Jean Schantz Davin
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Birth: Jun. 5, 1922
Highland
Ulster County
New York, USA
Death: Oct. 1, 2014
Brookfield
Fairfield County
Connecticut, USA

Jean S. Davin of Brookfield, CT, died Wednesday October 1, 2014 in her home at the age of 92.She was born June 5, 1922 in Highland, NY, daughter of the late Philip and Edith (Starrett) Schantz.

She graduated from Highland H.S. in 1940 and Elmira College in 1944. She married Benjamin Davin on December 11, 1951. Benjamin predeceased her on December 23, 2002.

Mrs. Davin was a second grade teacher at Brookfield Elementary for twenty five years before retiring in 1992. She was a member of the Garden Club in Brookfield and a member of the Retired Teachers Association.

Mrs. Davin is survived by her son Douglas Davin of North Granby, CT, her daughter Deborah Moffat of Brookfield, CT, a sister Jeri Saso of Highland, NY, her grandchildren Meredith and Benjamin Moffat and Hannah and Gabriel Davin and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a brother Stewart Schantz.

A funeral service will be held Fri. October 3, 2014 in St. Mark's Episcopal Church in Bridgewater, CT, at 10 am with a brief reception to follow before leaving for the internment in Silver Street Cemetery in Granville, MA.

Contributions in her memory may be made to the ASPCA or the American Heart Association.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by the Lillis Funeral Home, 58 Bridge St., New Milford, CT. (bio by: Michael Ryley Bradbury) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Benjamin Gibbons Davin (1926 - 2002)
 
Burial:
Silver Street Cemetery
Granville
Hampden County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: M Cooley
Record added: Oct 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 79309480
Jean <i>Schantz</i> Davin
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