Barbara Spitz Davis

by | Aug 16, 2012 | Obituaries

Columbus—Barbara Spitz Davis, age 79, passed away peacefully on August 5, 2012. Preceded in death by her parents Henry A. and Mary A. Spitz, husband Coleman L. Davis and cousin Richard Chalkin.

She is survived by her daughter, Leslie (Dr. Mary Beth Wiles) Davis; son, Barry (Kathy) Davis; grandsons, Jordan Davis and Chad Woodhouse; sister and brother-inlaw, Helene and Michael Lehv; nephews, H. Anthony (Robin Gross) Lehv and Spencer (Dr. June) Lehv; great nephews, Benjamin and Addeson; great nieces, Marissa and Amelia and her beloved friend, Annie.

A memorial service took place at Wexner Heritage House with Rabbi Sharon Mars officiating. Burial took place in New York. Donations to The Henry A. and Mary A. Spitz Endowment Fund at the Columbus Jewish Foundation, 1175 College Ave., Columbus, OH 43209. Online guestbook at