Daniel L. McMasters, Sr, age 55 of Springfield died at 6:28 am, Monday, March 19, 2012. He was born May 16, 1956 in Springfield, the son of Lawrence Earl Sr. and Lorraine Evelyn Gallagher McMasters.
He married Cindy L. Wells July 14, 1983 and she preceded him in death on July 7, 2007.
Survivors include two daughters, Katie (Steven) Denninson and Anna McMasters both of Coco Beach, FL; one son, Daniel L. (Barbie) McMasters, Jr. of Springfield, two brothers, Mike (Maggie) McMasters, Sr. of Springfield and Lawrence (Lisa) McMasters, Jr. of Rochester, eight grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents, and daughter, Marcie McMasters.
Daniel was a member of Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception and had served in the United States Army. He worked for the State of Illinois CMS and had worked for and retired from Mechanicsburg, Buffalo & Dawson water plant as a treatment technician. He enjoyed fishing and building bird houses and go carts.
Visitation: 10am-12noon Thursday, March 22, 2012, Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 12pm, Thursday, March 22, 2012 Staab Funeral Home, with Monsignor John Ossola officiating. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to ALANO, 516 Bryn Mawr, Springfield, IL 62703
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm