Charles Raymond Davenport, Sr.

November 8, 1945 ~ August 15, 2020 (age 74)


Charles Raymond Davenport Sr.

Newark - Charles R. Davenport Sr., 74, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 15, 2020, at Strong Memorial Hospital.

Charles was born the son of the late William F. and Eleanor (Lay) Davenport on Thursday, November 8, 1945, in Newark, NY. He spent his life in the area, graduating from Canandaigua Academy. Charles was a history buff and often traveled with his son Chuck to historical sites, like Gettysburg, PA. He enjoyed fishing, bowling, and the NY Yankees.

Charles will be remembered by his children Charles William Davenport and his wife Kelly Davenport, Michelle Kellogg and her fiance Kevin Shipman, Michael Kellogg and his wife Heather Kellogg, Matthew Kellogg and Melissa Kellogg; grandchildren Nicolas and Aine Davenport, Jordan, Chelsea, Kylie, Karleigh, Hayden, Mercedes, Cora, Ethan and Aaliyah; great-grandchildren Amiyah and Isaac; mother of his children, Darlene Kellogg; sister, Marion Tyler; many nieces and nephews.

Charles was predeceased by his granddaughter, Hailey Kellogg and several brothers and sisters.

The Davenport family would like to extend their gratitude to the palliative unit at Strong Memorial Hospital, for the care and kindness of their father. Also to the nurses and staff of palliative care and hospice, we greatly thank you for everything you have done and the kindness and compassion you have shown both our father and us.

The family will greet friends on Sunday (AUG 23) from 2 - 5 p.m at Norman L. Waterman Funeral Home, Inc., 124 W. Miller St, Newark. All other services will be private. Please note, for visitation all NYS social distancing and face covering guidelines must be followed.

In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the family for end of life expenses at or donate to the Newark-Arcadia Historical Society, 120 High Street, Newark, NY 14513 in Charles Raymond Davenport, Sr.'s memory.

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August 23, 2020

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Norman L. Waterman Funeral Home, Inc.
124 West Miller Street
Newark, NY 14513

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