At the request of the deceased, cremation is planned and no public services will be held for Wayne Daniel, 69, Tonganoxie.
Mr. Daniel died Saturday, Dec. 25, 2010, at his home, surrounded by his family.
He was born Apr. 26, 1941, in Lawrence, the son of Lois Wallace and Theresa C. Loedige Daniel. He attended schools in Lawrence, and graduated from Lawrence High School. He later served in the United States Army Reserves.
Mr. Daniel was a self-employed drywall finisher and small business owner for more than 35 years, owning and operating Daniel Drywall. He enjoyed the outdoors.
He married Sharon L. Freeman on May 22, 1964, in Lawrence. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include a daughter, Wendy Bundy and husband Donald, McLouth; two sons, Darren Terry and Brian Daniel and wife Jeannie, both of Tonganoxie; two brothers, Glenn Daniel and wife Lavina, Ottawa, and Harold Daniel and wife Jane, Lawrence; a sister, Ila Dean Stewart and husband Rick, Lawrence; 12 grandchildren, and seven great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, Verlon Daniel and Johnny Norcross, and a grandson, Samuel Bundy.
The family suggests memorial contributions to Douglas County Visiting Nurses, Rehab, & Hospice Care, or the American Cancer Society, in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home & Crematory, 601 Ind., Lawrence, KS, 66044.