Dale “Lynn” Daniels
Feb. 5, 1946 -- Feb. 4, 2019
On Feb. 4, 2019, Dale “Lynn” Daniels was called home after a brave battle with Parkinson's disease.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 11, at McKown Funeral Home in Columbus. Military honors will be conducted by Hartman Post #84 American Legion Honor Guard.
Dale “Lynn” Daniels was born Feb. 5, 1946, in Columbus, to Albert and Florence Daniels. On Dec. 6, 1965, Dale enlisted in the United States Marine Corps where he fought courageously in the Vietnam War. Dale was honorably discharged after four years of service to his country on Dec. 5, 1969. In May 1983, he was united in marriage to Jody (Cox) Daniels. Throughout his time on earth, Dale enjoyed making people laugh, being outdoors, and spending time with his loving family. Those who knew him got to witness the kind heart and infectious laugh that made him unique. Although he was often ornery, you never doubted how much he loved you.
Dale is survived by his loving wife of 37 years, Jody (Cox) Daniels of Bellwood; his sons, Greg (Jacque) Wesolek of Long Beach, California, Corey (Kayla) Allmendinger of Fremont, Chris Scheel of Columbus; daughter, Amanda (Jason) Veik of Humphrey. He is also survived by a brother, Alan Daniels of Columbus, and a sister Maureen (Ron) Taylor of Phoenix. He has 15 grandchildren, one great-grandchild, a niece, and a nephew.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Florence Daniels, his father, Albert Daniels, his mother-in-law Bonnie Cox, father-in-law Mel Cox, his first wife Betty Wesolek, and many lifelong friends.
Condolences may be left at www.mckownfuneralhome.com.