WARREN - Danny D. "Dan-Dan" Dann, 59, of Warren, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at his sister's residence with his family by his side after fighting a courageous battle with ALS.
He was born Jan. 28, 1954, in Warren, the son of Sam and Barbara Dann.
Daniel was a 1972 graduate of Howland High School. He had worked for the Warren City Schools maintenance department.
Daniel was a member of Blessed Sacrament Church. Dan loved God, and enjoyed his family, playing drums and his harmonica, music, fishing and electronics.
He is survived by his parents of Warren; two sisters, Linda (David) Gilmore of Howland and Renee Dann of Niles; nieces and nephews, Jenna (Jason) Stan, Randy (Nichole) Keller Jr., Ryan (Courtney) Keller and Rachele Keller; and a great-niece and -nephew, Austin and Addison Keller.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Solmon and Christiana Dann; and his maternal grandparents, John and Mary Palonder.
Family and friends may call from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at Blessed Sacrament Church, where there will be a Mass of Christian Burial at noon Saturday with the Rev. Thomas Eisweirth officiating.
Burial will be in All Souls Cemetery in Bazetta.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made in Daniel's name to ALS Association of Western Pennsylvania, 416 Lincoln Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15209.
Arrangements are being handled by the Peter Rossi and Son Memorial Chapel, 1884 North Road N.E., Warren, OH 44483.
Family and friends may visit www.peterrossiandsonfh.com to view this obituary, sign the guestbook and send condolences to the Dann family.