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Michael C. “Mike” Davis, 58, passed away peacefully on Monday, December 28, 2020 at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.

A celebration of Mike’s life will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at the Phillips Funeral Home Chapel (212 E. 6th Street) in Vinton. Visitation will be held from 9:00 AM until service time at the funeral home.

Mike was born on January 10, 1962, in Waterloo, the son of Earl and Beverly (Jochumsen) Davis and graduated from Hudson High School with the class of 1981. On June 11, 1982, he was united in marriage to Melissa Wenner at the Vinton Presbyterian Church.

Mike had worked for J.B. Hunt as a driver and more recently as a trailer tech. Mike enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating and telling stories. He was truly “all about” his family. Spending time with his grandchildren and attending their activities was his greatest joy.

He is survived by his wife Melissa Davis of Vinton; children, Holly (Adam) Greif of Coggon, Tyler Davis of Vinton; three grandchildren, Cody, Abbe, and Ethan Greif; four siblings, Susan Lynn Davis of North Buena Vista, Jim (Sue) Davis of North Buena Vista, Peggy (Tanny) King of Garrison, Mary King of Hudson; and his uncle Tony (Brenda) Jochumsen of Hudson.

He was preceded in death by his daughter Paige Davis; and his parents.

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So sorry for your loss.Years ago my son and I played softball with Mike,we knew him as Spike. He made the game a lot of fun. He was a Great Guy and a pleasure to be around. He will be missed.
By: Dan Knaack on January 7th 1:13pm

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