Suddenly on December 26, 2005, MICHAEL J. DAVIS, beloved husband of Doris E. Davis (nee Steiner), devoted father of Timothy W., Nancy E., Emily A. and James E. Davis III, Patricia L. Holbrook and Amy C. Davis-Castanos. Also survived by six beautiful grandchildren. Funeral from the Connelly Funeral Home of Essex, 300 Mace Avenue on Friday at 9:15 A.M. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at St. Clare Catholic Church, 714 Myrth Avenue at 10 A.M. Visiting hours on Thursday 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 P.M. Interment Sacred Heart of Jesus Cemetery. Christian Wake service Thursday 7:30 P.M.