Natalie A. Davis, 62, passed away on Sunday May 19, 2019 in Grand Gorge, N.Y. She was born March 29, 1957 in Glen Cove, Long Island N.Y. the daughter of William (Bill) A. Bode and Ludmela (Goluobeff) Bode. Natalie married Richard Davis on October 6, 2012 in Lubbock, Texas and was previously married to Jeffrey Ormiston on August 14, 1976 in Arkville, N.Y.
Natalie dedicated her life to her family and grandchildren. Well known for her love of foxes, she was a part of the Halcottsville Fire Department Auxiliary for many years. She enjoyed playing scrabble, cooking, gardening, crocheting, crafting, planting flowers, camping, strawberry picking, playing Pogo on the computer, watching her hummingbirds come back every year for a visit, taking videos and pictures on Snapchat and bringing family together for all holidays. Natalie enjoyed being with her church family of the Catskill Mountain Christian Center.
Surviving are her husband Richard Davis and ex-husband Jeffrey Ormiston, her mother Ludmela (Ludy) Bode, her three daughters Melissa Ormiston and Jamie Bryden of DeLancey, Alicia Ormiston and Bryant Hunt of Roxbury, Dawn and her husband DeWayne Lewis of Roxbury, and her son Jeffrey Ormiston and Patricia (Patty) Chipman of Grand Gorge. Natalie is also survived by her sister Irene and her husband David Lance of Lubbock, TX, and her brother William (Bill) Bode and his wife Kim of Albany, NY as well as her grandchildren Reyna and Skye Lewis, Brianna Wranovics and Jacob Bryden, Cheyenne and Sierra Ormiston and her nephews Benjamin and Michael Bode. Her life-long friend of 56 years Maria DeRosa Gaydo of Parsippany, NJ, survives as does life-long friend Steve (443) Williamson of Grand Gorge, and life friend Nancy Engelhardt of Margaretville. She was predeceased by her father William (Bill) Bode of Arkville, and her beloved dogs Lucy and Sitka.
Calling hours for the family and friends will be held on Thursday, May 23 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Miller Funeral Home in Roxbury. Natalie’s funeral will be held on Friday, May 24 at 10:00 a.m. at The Catskill Mountain Christian Center in Margaretville. Committal will be held at Margaretville Cemetery Annex. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Miller Funeral Home, Roxbury NY.