Obituary, Kenneth E. Daniels

DANIELS – Kenneth E., 84, Riverside, died April 27, 2006, at Memorial Medical Center, Main Campus. Born July 10, 1921, in Johnstown, son of the late Arthur Penrose and Grace (Rowles) Daniels. Survived by wife of 61 years, Thelma C. (Davis); children, Terry L., married to the former Donna L. Saulsbury, Red Lion; Kenneth A., and his friend, Helen V. Fisher, Boswell; and Jay L., Riverside; grandchildren, Terry Jr.; Betsy, married to Steven Smith; Melissa, married to Robert Whitacre; and Kenneth J.; great-grandchildren, Ashlee and Madison Galloway, Brady Smith and Noah and Helen Whitacre; brother, William, Johnstown; sister, June McCann, Millville, N.J.; and numerous nieces and nephews. Member of Liberty Grace Brethren Church and Cambria County Firemen’s Association. A life member of Riverside Volunteer Fire Company. He was instrumental in establishing Pack 36 Cub Scouts, Riverside. He was an avid hunter, fisherman and gardener. A World War II Navy veteran, where he was aboard the USS Princeton and USS Franklin before enlisting in the Navy Reserves as a petty officer, third class. He was a recipient of the Purple Heart. Retired electrician from Bethlehem Steel, Franklin Mills Plant, after 34 years of service. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at John Henderson Co. Funeral Home, 215 Central Ave., where funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, the Rev. Don Rough. Interment, Forest Lawn Cemetery. Contributions may be made to Riverside Volunteer Fire Company.

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