A Mass of Christian Burial for Marie Handy Davidson, 90, of Sugar Land, Texas, will be offered at 10 a.m. Wednesday July 27 at St. Laurence Catholic Church, 3100 Sweetwater Blvd., Sugar Land, followed by a private interment.Mrs. Davidson passed away July 24, 2011 after a brief illness.
She is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Jim; her parents, Mae and Edward Handy; her brother Edward, and sisters Aileen Olsen, Cathy Meisner and Elinor Conway.
Born in New York, New York, Mrs. Davidson moved to Houston in 1948. She and Jim operated their business together for over forty years. She was a volunteer with the Literacy Council of Fort Bend County and a member of the Wellspring Theresian Community in Sugar Land, Texas. Marie also loved travelling the world with her husband Jim.
Marie is survived by her son James and wife, Andrea; daughter Rie Congelio, Lou Congelio, and grandchildren, Alyssa, Randolph and Elena, all of Sugar Land or Houston; and countless loving friends, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A visitation and Rosary will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday July 26 at Settegast-Kopf Funeral Home, 15015 Southwest Freeway, Sugar Land. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions may be made in Marie’s memory to the Literacy Council of Fort Bend County (12530 Emily Court, Sugar Land, TX 77478).