Obituary for Saturday, April 1, 2006

• Robert Montgomery Davenport Sr.

Robert Montgomery Davenport Sr.

Robert Montgomery Davenport Sr., of ‘Ele’ele died on March 29, 2006, at Samuel Mahelona Memorial Hospital at the age of 83.

He was born in Elmhurst, Ill. on Sept. 4, 1923, and retired as a biochemist.

He is survived by two sons: Robert (Mercedes) Davenport Jr. of Koloa, William “Billy Joe” Davenport of O’ahu; five daughters: Carolyn Benjamin of Washington, Ginger Vanboven of Seattle, Sherry Sanchez of Seattle, Susie Moore of Washington, Roberta Viola Louise “Birdie” Davenport of Washington, one sister, Virginia Mahron of South Carolina, 14 grandchildren, 5 great-grand-children.

Services will be held on Sunday, April 2, at the Episcopal Church in ‘Ele’ele beginning at 2 p.m.

The staff of Kauai Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.


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