In Memoriam: Judith Edna (Haley) Davidson, Cherished Matriarch2024

Obituary: Judith Edna (Haley) Davidson

Obituary: Judith Edna (Haley) Davidson

In loving memory of Judith “Judi” Edna (Haley) Davidson, 76, a devoted and beloved wife, mother, grandmother “Nana”, great-grandmother, sister, and friend, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, April 6, 2024, at Maine Medical Center in Portland, to be with the Lord and her loving husband.

Judi was born in Melrose, Mass. to Herbert Gordon Haley and Lillian Edna (Moores) Haley. She was raised in Saugus, Mass. and attended Saugus High School where she was a member of the National Honor Society. She married the love of her life, Ronald Eugene Davidson on May 29, 1965, they were blessed with 58 years together. She was employed by the Oakland School District in the nutrition program. She volunteered her time to many organizations, always willing to help others in need.

Judi’s greatest joy was spending time with her family and friends. Her smile, generous heart and loving nature will forever be missed.

Survived by:

  • Children: Kevin Davidson and Sonya Fuller, Christopher and Deborah Davidson, Michael Davidson and Karen Quinn
  • Siblings: Phyllis (Haley) Procter, Nancy (Haley) Sweet and brother-in-law John Sweet
  • Five grandchildren
  • Five great-grandchildren

Predeceased by:

  • Husband: Ronald E. Davidson
  • Parents: Herbert G. and Lillian E. Haley
  • Aunts: Geraldine E. Haley and Thelma M. Haley


Services will be held at the Lewis Cemetery, 51 Cottle Rd., Oakland Saturday, June 1 at 1 p.m.


Arrangements are in the care of Wheeler Funeral Home, Oakland where condolences, memories and photos may be shared with the family on the obituary page of the website at

In lieu of flowers:

Judi’s wish that donations be made in her memory to Blessed Hope Advent Christian Church, 10 Pleasant St., Waterville, ME 04901