Carrie Davidson, Quinlan retiree

By on September 28, 2011

Carrie M. Davidson, 90, of Denver, passed away Monday, Sept. 19, 2011 at the Maple Farms Nursing Home.

Born in Reading, she was the daughter of the late Elizabeth (Ruth) Ditzler and was the wife of the late Howard L. Davidson who passed away in 1991.

She had been a member of Faith United Evangelical Lutheran Church in Denver. She collected owls and enjoyed going to the mountains and fishing as hobbies. Carrie worked at Quinlan Pretzels for more than 27 years, prior to retirement.

Carrie is survived by two children: Larry L., husband of Darla J. (Griffith) Davidson, of Ephrata; and Barbara A., wife of Craig E. Bachtel, of Stevens; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a brother: Randolph, husband of Patricia (Parsons) Ditzler, of Mohnton.

Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by two sons: Dennis and William Davidson; a sister: Mary Stoltz; and a brother: Wayne Ditlzer.

Funeral services were held on Sept. 23 at the Roseboro Stradling Funeral Home, Denver, with Pastor Timothy Craven officiating. Burial took place in the Fairview Cemetery Annex.

Arrangements were made by Roseboro Stradling Funeral & Cremation Services Inc., Denver. Online condolences can be given at

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