David O. Daniels, 79, of Butler passed away May 17, 2021 at Butler Memorial Hospital.
Born April 29,1942 in Butler, he was a son of the late Steven and Anna (Hollack) Daniels.
He graduated from Butler High School in 1961. He received a football scholarship, but, chose to work at Armco Steel for 371/2 years, retiring in 1999 from the silicon maintenance dept.
He always worked as a contractor in his spare time. He loved building and he could just absolutely fix anything. No job was ever to difficult for him as he was gifted in all.
He was of the Catholic faith and had attended St. Peter Roman Catholic Church.
He longed for the companionship of his departed brother, Will, He spoke fondly of his sister, Matilda that preceded him, many, many times. He was always concerned about his departed sister, Evelyn. He enjoyed his brick laying days with his departed brother, Danny. His heart was full when able to mend differences with his departed brother, Jim. He loved the phone calls from his sister, Shirley and her sweet spoken words with prayer. He loved his friendship and heated political conversations with his brother, Eugene.
He leaves behind, his ever loving and devoted wife, Nancy Helen Daniels, that he married on August 24,1966.
His daughter, Sherry Ann Daniels Lindsay, that bears his resemblance, in every way. His son, Kenneth David Daniels, that he enjoyed sharing sports with, a daughter-in-law, Dr. Xingchun Tang, that he was oh, so proud of all of her accomplishments, and most notably, the apples of his eyes, grandsons, Ty Kenneth Daniels and Maddox David Daniels.
His brother Eugene (Betty) Daniels and sister, Shirley (Paul) Homa.
He is preceded by his parents, his sisters, Matilda and Evelyn, his brothers, William, Daniel and James, as well as his son-in-law, Carey William (Bill) Lindsay.
A very special thank you to Fr. Radko Blichar from St. John Baptist Byzantine Catholic Church.
Friends will be received at the Geibel Funeral Home, 201 East Cunningham St. from 12:00 to 2:00 pm Friday. A private family interment will be held at Butler County Memorial Park.
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