Jeanne Louise Dahl Davis, California

Jeanne Dahl passed away peacefully at her home in Davis, California at the age of 103. She was the last survivor of 7 siblings born of Joseph and Mary McGinnis . She was preceded in death 2 years earlier by her husband Melvin Nergard Dahl and her son William Roger Dahl who passed 2 weeks before. She is survived by her daughter Carol and Gene Livingston, also of Davis, her son Robert and Valerie Dahl of Indianapolis, Indiana, and William’s wife Betty Jo Smith Dahl of Sacramento, CA.
Jeanne was born on January 12, 1910 in Sweetbriar, North Dakota She married Melvin in Huff, North Dakota on April 15, 1935. She had a successful career in banking as well as raising 3 also successful children (retired), William a CPA and bank founder, Carol a lawyer and shareholder of a large law firm, and Robert a senior insurance executive. She was active in her churches and communities. She is also survived by 14 grandchildren 21 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandchild.
Services are set for St. John’s United Church at 432 Cleveland St, Woodland, CA Saturday March 23, at 3:00 pm. Donations can be made to the Sandy hurricane victims through the Red Cross.
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