LEHIGH – Vera Marie Davis, 80, of Mesa, Arizona, and previously of Lehigh, passed away on April 10, 2014.

Vera is survived by her seven children: Jacqueline, Joan, Kevin, Sally, Ann, Wayne, and Beth; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren; she is also survived by her sisters, Arlene Herrick, Lehigh, Darlene Banwart, Lake Mills, stepbrother Arlis Kinseth, Bode; and sisters-in-law Audrey Dutcher, Otho, and Betty Dutcher, Fort Dodge.

She was preceded by her parents, brothers Earnest and James Dutcher, and sister Barbara J. Eldridge.

Visitation will be Thursday, April 17, 2014, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Carson Stapp Funeral Home in Dayton. A graveside service will be held 10:30 a.m. Friday, April 18, at West Lawn Cemetery in Lehigh. Pastor Richard Laird will officiate. For online obituaries & condolences please visit:

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be left to the discretion of the family.