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David L. "Dave" Daniels

January 5, 1930 - January 31, 2016

David l. “Dave” Daniels, 86, of Springfield, died at 2:45 am, Sunday, January 31, 2016 at his home. He was born January 5, 1930 in Ashland, to R. Lee and Freda M. Holsclaw Daniels. He married Prima King on July 4, 1953 at Third Presbyterian Church and she survives.

Also surviving are one son, Douglas (Linda) Daniels of Springfield; three granddaughters, Ashley (Giovanni) Ribaudo, Megan Daniels and McKinzie Daniels; one great granddaughter, Annamaria Ribaudo; one sister, Shirley (Leland) Von Behren of East Alton and two nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Dave was a U.S. Navy veteran serving from 1948 – 1953. He served on the USS Coral Sea aircraft carrier.

Dave had a lifetime career in Real Estate Investment and retired from American States Insurance as an Auditor.

Dave enjoyed fishing.
Visitation: 10 – 11 am, Thursday, February 4, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home.

Funeral Service: 11 am, Thursday, February 4, 2016 at Staab Funeral Home with Cindy Lash officiating. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or the Animal Protective League.

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, February 4, 2016

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Service Information

Date: Thursday, February 4, 2016

Time: 11:00 am

Staab Funeral Home - Springfield

Address:

1109 South Fifth Street
Springfield, Illinois 62703

217-528-6461 Map


Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, February 4, 2016

Oak Ridge Cemetery

Address:

1441 Monument Ave
Springfield, IL 62702

(217) 789-2340 Map


Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or the Animal Protective League.


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