Northborough – Elsie M. (Hansen) Davison, 86, passed away peacefully at UMass Medical Center in Worcester, surrounded by her loving family. She was predeceased by her husband, John R. Davison Jr., who died in 2003.
She leaves her two sons, John Davison III and his wife, Karlene, of Northborough and Robert Davison and his wife, Diane, of Grafton; two daughters, Deborah Margolies and her husband, Steve, of Delray Beach, Fla. and Melissa Davison of Northborough and her boyfriend, Bob Partridge; five grandchildren, Timothy Davison and wife Beth, Benjamin Davison and wife Debbie, Luke Davison and wife Heather, Brittany Davison and Arielle Davison; five great-grandchildren; one sister, Ruth Andersen of Acton; many nieces and nephews; and a close friend, Edna Fullam. She was predeceased by her son, Richard Davison, in 1969; two brothers, Harold and Warren Hansen; and two sisters, Lily Page and Ethel Noke.
Born in Waltham and raised in West Concord, the daughter of Hans and Elsie (Nielsen) Hansen, she was a resident of Northborough for the past 64 years.
Mrs. Davison enjoyed bowling at Sawyer's Bowladrome for many years. She loved hanging out with her family and her dog, Beau.
A private funeral was held March 7 at Hays Funeral Home of Northborough, with burial at Howard Street Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Northborough Firefighter's Association, 11 Pierce St., Northborough, MA 01532. For online condolences, please visit www.haysfuneralhome.com.