Darryl Davey, 70, of Babbitt,

Darryl Davey, 70, of Babbitt, passed away April 7th quietly at home with his children by his side.
Darryl was a graduate of Babbitt High school. Shortly after, Darryl enlisted into the U.S. navy during the Vietnam War. He started working at Reserve Mining in Babbitt until its closure and went to work for LTV in Aurora until its closure. After Darryl retired, he enjoyed restoring classic cars, drag racing, car shows, fishing and spent countless hours tinkering around in the garage.
He was a member of the Babbitt VFW, NRA, NHRA and the Babbitt Conservation Club. Darryl was a devoted son to his his mother, who passed away just 6 months prior, and a devoted father and grandfather. Darryl always gave more than he ever took. He could always be found fixing something for somebody or lending a hand to anyone in need.
Darryl was proceeded in death by his parents Roy and Elizabeth “Poppy” Davey, both of Babbitt. A sister Deborah and a brother Kevin. Two children, Christopher (Tammy) Davey, of Zimmerman MN, a daughter Melissa Davey also of Babbitt, and two grandchildren, Braden and Megan, as well as many loved nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
In honoring our fathers wishes, there will be no formal memorial. We may have a small personal gathering of family and friends to be determined at a later time.
Any monitory gifts will be donated to the non profit Virgie Hegg Hospice Foundation for patients and their families in need all here in our local area in our fathers honor.