Beverly D. Davis Burke


Beverly D. Davis Burke, 85, formerly of Camden and Taberg, NY passed away peacefully Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at Sunset Nursing Home, Boonville, NY where she had been a resident since October 2018. She was born on September 6, 1933 in Florence, NY a daughter of Frederick and Mabel Kinney Metott. She had worked for Williams Stationary until she married Robert I. Davis on June 30, 1951 in Camden, NY. He passed away on September 16, 1998. She also worked for Mohawk Containers Lodge in Empeyville, NY for many years. Beverly attended the Living Hope and Camden Wesleyan churches. On February 26, 2005 she married Daniel Burke in Camden, NY.

Surviving are her husband, Daniel Burke; one daughter, Sally and Richard Sherwood; one son, Leonard R. Davis; four step-daughters, Val and Bob Dennie, Debra and Mike Gydesen, Patricia and Osro Metott, Christine Burke and John Tanner; two step-sons, Daniel and Sue Burke and Mike and Lori Burke; grandchildren, Leonard D. Davis, Luana and Jason Lovenguth, Heather Tucker and Donnie Allen, Chelsea Sherwood and Tim Scee, Shasta Sherwood Payne and Derek Payne, Tana-Marie and Justin Edgerton, Brandy and Kevin Lappin, Jennifer Hines, Casey Jo Burke, Joshua Gydesen, Kaylee Gydesen, Rachel Burke, Joseph Burke, Sara and Mike Chrysler, Ciara Metott, Yolanda and Ryan Mosely, Deidra Metott, Andrew Tanner and Matthew Tanner; great- grandchildren, Mitchell Davis, Taylor Davis, Livia Lovenguth, Anya Allen, Deet Allen, Cora Kay Lappin, Wyatt Lappin, Isaiah Geer, Elijah Geer, Ann Marie Geer, Enoch Stosal, Axel and Sawyer Kicak and Abigail Alger; one sister, Eleanor Coggins; one brother, David Metott; and several nieces and nephews. Beverly was predeceased by two sisters, Isabelle Owens and Mabel Metott, two brothers, Albert Metott and William Metott and one grandson, Robert Lawrence.

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Wednesday, September 4, 2019 from the Camden Wesleyan Church, 101 Main Street. Interment Forest Lawn Cemetery, Camden, NY. Calling hours will be held 4-7 p.m. Tuesday, September 3, 2019 from the LaRobardiere Funeral Home, Inc., 109 Main Street, Camden, NY. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Sunset Nursing Home Activities Fund, 232 Academy Street, Boonville, NY 13309. You may view obituary and send a message of condolence online at


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