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June Fiksdal Davis

June Fiksdal Davis, American medical facility owner, floral designer.

Background

  • Davis, June Fiksdal was born on June 18, 1944 in Alexnadria, Minnesota, United States. Daughter of Mads and Gladys Lillian Katherine (Engstrom) Fiksdal.

  • Education

    • Certified with highest honor, American School Floral Arts, Chicago, 1965.

    Career

    • Floral designer Fiksdal Flowers, Rochester, Minnesota, 1960-1970. Principal floral designer, national design teacher Retail Florists, Kansas City, Missouri, Houston, 1970-1981. President owner, founder The Gables Foundation, Inc., Rochester, since 1982.

      Floral designer, since 1981.

    Works

    • Author: Floral Design, 1973 (American Institute Floral Design award 1974).

    Membership

    Cellist Rochester Symphony Orchestra, 1960-1969. Board directors, finance planner United Way, 1974. Real estate placement Riverplace Development, 1980.

    Board directors Rochester Ballet, 1975. Chair Symphony Ball, Rochester Symphony, 1975. Coordinator music program, new pipe organ, harpischord Unitarian Church, 1975-1981 (Outstanding Service award 1977), project president Walden Hill Bach Society, 1975-1982.

    Volunteer Mayo Clinic Visitors Bureau. Member American Institute Floral Design, Business and Professional Women.

    Personality

    Interests

    Gourmet cooking, water sports, winter sports, skiing, European travel.

    Connections

    • Married Merrill Nathaniel Davis III, June 20, 1971. Adopted sons: Kim Geoffrey, Marc Lee.
    • father: Mads Fiksdal
    • mother: Gladys Lillian Katherine (Engstrom) Fiksdal
    • spouse: Merrill Nathaniel Davis III
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    Born June 18, 1944
    (age 73)
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