Frank D. Daniels Sr.

May 10, 1934 - July 30, 2019
Frank D. Daniels Sr.

Frank D. Daniels Sr., 85 of Wellsville, Ohio passed away on Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at Calcutta Health Care following a lengthy illness.

He was born in Wellsville, Ohio on May 10, 1934 a son of the late Hugh E. and Mary V. (Tice) Daniels. Living his entire life in this area, Frank was a 1952 graduate of Wellsville High School and a Veteran of the United States Army, serving during the Korean War and was a member of the 187 Airborne Regimental combat team. He worked for the Village of Wellsville as a Police Patrolman from 1962-1988, for the former Crucible Steel, retiring in 1983 and as a security supervisor for the Mountaineer Racetrack retiring in 2012 and the Sterling China Co also in Security for 5 years. Frank was a member of the Wellsville Masonic Lodge 180 and was a 32 Degree Mason, belonging to the Scottish Rite the Valley of Steubenville, the Elks Lodge 1040, the Wellsville American Legion Post 70, the VFW #5647 and the FOP, Wellsville Lodge #11, and the Fraternal Order of Eagles # 772.

He is survived by two sons: Frank Daniels Jr. and Scott Daniels and his wife Kathryn both of Wellsville, OH; a daughter: Joyce Daniels Gorrell and her husband Jim of Wooster, OH; a sister: Mary Daniels of Wellsville, OH and grandchildren: Christopher Daniels, Tyler Daniels, Alexis Daniels, Amanda (Chad) Kitzmiller, Zachary Daniels and Erin Gorrell and two Great Grandchildren, Emmie and Willow.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by four brothers: Emmette “Skip” Daniels, James Daniels, Elmer Daniels and Perry Daniels along with one sister: Alice Daniels.

Services will be held at the MacLean Chapel of Care Funeral and Cremation Specialist in Wellsville on Friday, August 2, 2019 at 11 AM with Pastor Mark Blakely of the Wellsville Christian Church officiating Burial will take place in Spring Hill Cemetery, where the Tri-State Burial Group will accord full military honors.

Family will be present to receive friends at the Wellsville funeral home from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 on Thursday August 1, 2019.

Family and friends may view this obituary or send condolences online at carechapel.com or by visiting the Care-MacLean Chapel facebook page.


Service

Friday, August 2, 2019
11:00 AM

Care Funeral and Cremation Specialists – MacLEAN Chapel - Directions
509 Riverside Avenue
Wellsville, Ohio 43968
330-532-1553

Burial

Friday, August 2, 2019

Spring Hill Cemetery - Directions
1301 10th Street Extension
Wellsville, Ohio 43968

Visitation

Thursday, August 1, 2019
2:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Care Funeral and Cremation Specialists – MacLEAN Chapel - Directions
509 Riverside Avenue
Wellsville, Ohio 43968
330-532-1553

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  • July 31, 2019
    Yvonne Atkins says:
    Mr Daniels was the sweetest man. I will always remember him saving my phone message about a gift I was sending to his home for Joyce’s baby shower. He got a laugh out of my southern accent! I know y’all will miss him but he will always be with you! Bless y’all! Love Yvonne

  • August 04, 2019
    Jeanne McPeak Lanave says:
    Such a wonderful person and kind police officer. May he R.I.P. So sorry for your loss.

  • August 02, 2019
    Beverly Pucci lit a candle:
    Lit since August 2, 2019 at 8:47:13 AM

  • August 01, 2019
    Toni Corbisello Figley says:
    Sending condolences and prayers to the Daniels family.

  • August 01, 2019
    Cindi Whiteman says:
    To Scott, Kathy, Chris, Tyler, and Alexis: I'm so very sorry for your loss. Please know that you will all be in my prayers.