Delores Ann Davey


Delores Ann Davey, 78, of Sorento, IL, passed away at 12:05 p.m. on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at her residence.

Ann was born February 28, 1941 in Mattoon, IL, where she was raised by her grandmother. She graduated from Mattoon High School in 1959. Ann married Eugene E. “Gene” Davey in Sorento, IL, and he preceded her in death on June 26, 2008. She worked for many years at Taco John’s and Rural King in Highland, IL. Ann enjoyed riding horses, and spending as much time outdoors as possible.

She was also preceded in death by her grandmother, Berdina Stewart; sons, Bill and Mark Burroughs; and brother, Bob Ashby.

Ann is survived by her sons, Mike (companion, Donna File) Burroughs of Sorento, IL, and Rick (wife, Theresa) Burroughs of Granite City, IL; 3 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; siblings, Bill Ashby of Arnold, MO, and Peg Morgan of Charleston, IL; and several nieces and nephews.

Cremation will be provided and private family ceremonies will be held.

The family has entrusted Perfetti-Assalley Funeral Home, 201 S. Main St., Sorento, IL 62086 with arrangements.

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