Joan Davis

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Joan Bertha Davis, nee Reis, 87, of Mascoutah, IL, formerly of Belleville, IL, born February 16, 1930, in St. Louis, MO, died Monday, August 21, 2017, in Mascoutah, IL.

Mrs. Davis was an Owner / Operator of Pampered Pets before her retirement.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Paul H. and Yolanda, nee Isselhard, Reis Sr.; two daughters, Kathleen Larsh and Sue Anne Lindemann; and a brother, Paul H. Reis, Jr.

Surviving are five sons, Robert (Linda) Green of Belleville, IL, James Green of Belleville, IL, Paul (Karen) Blum of Fairview Heights, IL, John Blum of Patton, MO, and Frank Green of New Baden, IL;
two daughters, Yolanda Smith of Panama City, FL, and Christina Green, of Webster Groves, MO;
13 grandchildren;
several great-grandchildren;
one brother; Thomas P. Reis of Belleville, IL;
and her very special friend, Gene Schubert of New Baden, IL.

The family would like to thank the “Angels” from the Assisted Living at Silver Creek and to the Southwestern Illinois Visiting Nurse Association for the exceptional care and compassion that they provided to Joan.

Memorials may be made to the Belleville Area Humane Society. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

Visitation: Friends may visit from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Thursday, August 24, 2017, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Funeral:  A memorial service will be held at 12 p.m. Thursday, August 24, 2017, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, with Rev. Cari Frus officiating.

Burial will be at Mt. Carmel Catholic Cemetery, Belleville, IL.


3 Comments on Joan Davis

Elizabeth said : Guest Report Aug 07, 2020 at 8:27 PM

I haven't heard from Joan for a while & now I know why. I'm sorry to learn of her passing. She was such a bright star on the horizon! I'm glad I got a chance to know her.

  • Belleville
  • IL
Gabe Schwemmer said : Guest Report Aug 24, 2017 at 12:54 AM

Bobby, Johnny, Christina, Jimmy, Paul, Yolanda, & Frankie, You are in our thoughts and prayers. We have so many great memories of Joan. Her, Paul, and Joyce are probably having a good time together. With Love, Bill, Kathleen, Gabe, Justin, Carly & Ryan

  • Smithton
  • IL
Joe said : Guest Report Aug 22, 2017 at 11:26 PM

Meme, I'm glad that you got to meet Racheal. You lit her world up, you lit everything up with a bright light.i will remember the times we had those chilly fall night spent watching me play football. God speed meme. I love you so much. I will miss you dearly.

  • Smith mills
  • Ky

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