Posted on September 21, 2013
Deland- Kayla Jacqueline Davis, 26 of Deland died on September 18,2013 at Halifax Medical Center. Born on September 17, 1987 in Dover, NH she was a daughter of Deborah (Gagnon) Cicerello and Thomas A. Davis. She attended schools and was raised in Lee, NH graduating from Oyster River High School. She continued her education at the University of New Hampshire graduating Magna Cum Laude with a bachelors degree in Social Work and Justice Studies. Following school she moved to Deland where she continued her education receiving her Masters Degree in Social Work from UCF. A lifelong caregiver, she nannied many children and shared her ability to nurture and touch everyone's life she came in contact with. She dedicated her life to her work as a family counselor working throughout the region to improve the lives of many families.... As a loving daughter, best big sister, granddaughter, niece, god daughter and friend to many, her quick wit and humor often took center stage putting everyone at ease in any situation. She enjoyed her work and was recognized by the Deland Police Department for her many hours of dedicated service and the many friends she made there. Always true to her New England roots she was a stalwart Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots fan. She will be dearly missed by those who knew and loved her as she continues her work in heaven. Kayla is survived by her mother and step father Deborah and Jeffrey Cicerello of Deland,Fl her father Thomas A. Davis of Kittery, Maine, sisters Kendra Davis and Katrina Cicerello, maternal grandparents Joseph and Jacqueline Gagnon of Palm Coast,Fl and paternal grandmother Minnie F. Davis of Eliot, Maine, aunts; Patricia Gagnon of Florida, Joan M. Pelkey and Anita Bradstreet of Maine, uncles; Donald Gagnon and his wife Donna and Paul Gagnon of Florida, great aunts and uncles Priscilla Gagnon, Vivian Guilmette, Camilla Goodwin and Ronald Ducharme all of New Hampshire. A Memorial Mass will be celebrated on Wednesday September 25,2013 at 3pm in her church, St. Ann's Catholic Parish 26 Dogwood Tr. DeBary Fl, 32713 with Fr. Peter Henry as celebrant. All are encouraged to attend a time of sharing and refreshment in the church Parish hall following the service. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in her memory to this website. Additional services are planned to be held in the seacoast New Hampshire area, with details to follow later.