Dana F. Davis Sr. of Aquebogue died Dec. 28 at Peconic Bay Medical Center in Riverhead. He was 78.
Born Jan. 28, 1934, in Gloucester, Mass., to Catherine J. (Markuson) and Theodore H. Davis, he was educated through high school and married Lucy Seebeck on Nov. 18, 1956. He served in the U.S. Air force in the 106th Rescue Wing of the New York Air National Guard, at Francis S. Gabreski Air National Guard Base in Westhampton Beach.
Family members said he was an avid reader and enjoyed fishing, hunting, bowling and softball.
Visiting hours will be held Wednesday, Jan. 2, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. at McLaughlin Heppner Funeral Home in Riverhead. Interment will take place Thursday, Jan. 3, at Riverhead Cemetery.
A full obituary will appear in a future edition of the News-Review.