Obituary Listings

Experience your community values

Donald Lee Danley

April 16, 1930 April 1, 2018
Donald Lee Danley
There are condolences waiting approval on Donald's Tribute wall
Obituary for Donald Lee Danley

Donald Lee Danley, 87, of Springfield, passed away on Sunday, April 1, 2018. He was born on April 16, 1930, in Booth, West Virginia, the son of the late Clifford and Blanche (Shomo) Danley. In 2015, Don was preceded in death by the love of his life, Gwen Danley and they shared 64 years together leading by example what unconditional love looks like. Don served our country in the United States Army during the Korean War. He worked for 25 years at the Springfield News-Sun and was active with the Lagonda United Methodist Church. Don loved spending time with his grandkids, being outdoors and helping people.

He is survived by his daughter Joy (Scott) Gilliland, son Shawn (Kristie) Danley, three grandchildren: Joe (Karrah) Danley, Jake Danley (Ciara Daugherty), and Erin Gilliland; sister, Carol Grimes, two sisters-in-law, and nieces and nephews. He was also preceded in death by his sons: Barry D. and Mark A. Danley; and brother, James G. Danley.

A Celebration of Life service will be held on Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. A gathering of family and friends will be held from 11:00 am -12:00 pm prior to the service. Burial will follow in the Rose Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Miami Valley.


To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Donald Lee Danley, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Thursday

5

Apr

11:00 AM 4/5/2018 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 4/5/2018 12:00:00 PM
Littleton & Rue Funeral Home and Crematory

830 N. Limestone St.
Springfield, OH 45503

Littleton & Rue Funeral Home and Crematory
830 N. Limestone St. Springfield 45503 OH
United States

Service

Thursday

5

Apr

12:00 PM 4/5/2018 12:00:00 PM
Littleton & Rue Funeral Home and Crematory

830 N. Limestone St.
Springfield, OH 45503

Littleton & Rue Funeral Home and Crematory
830 N. Limestone St. Springfield 45503 OH
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Rose Hill Burial Park Final Resting Place

4781 South Charleston Pike
Springfield, OH 45502

4781 South Charleston Pike Springfield 45502 OH
United States
Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Donald Lee Danley

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Donald

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.
Loading...