Obituary of Carl Barry Davidson
Carl Barry Davidson, 86, of Longboat Key, FL, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 13, 2019.
Husband, Father, Papa, Brother, Uncle, Cousin, Loyal Friend and Mentor. Born April 17,1933 in Trenton, NJ. Carl was a longtime Trenton area resident before moving to New York and retiring to Longboat Key, Florida.
Carl was a graduate of Trenton Central High School. He was graduated from Rutgers University in 1954, where he also received his Law degree in 1957. Carl was President of Sigma Alpha Mu, Sigma Delta Chapter.
Carl retired from Texaco Inc in 1998 as Vice President and Corporate Secretary, where he started in 1965 as an Employee Relations Staff Assistant. Carl also served as president of the Texaco Foundation from 1990-1997, member Board of Trustees of the Purchase College Foundation and president of the Stockholder Relations Society of New York.
Carl cherished his wife, adored his grandchildren, and enjoyed acrostic puzzles, fantasy baseball and the opera.
Carl is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Weezie Davidson, two children: Andrew Davidson (Tiffany) and Jane Shelton, and three adoring grandchildren: Jordan Davidson and Megan and Merritt Shelton, twin sisters Janice and Judy, and many dear family members and friends.
Visitation will be held on Monday, November 25, 2019 from 11AM to 12 Noon at Poulson & Van Hise Funeral Directors, 650 Lawrence Road, Lawrenceville, NJ 08648.
Celebration of Life Services will begin at 12:00 Noon at the funeral home.
Interment was held privately.