NILES - Daniel A. Davies, 53, died at 1:43 a.m. Monday, July 28, 2014, at the St. Joseph Health Center emergency room following a courageous battle with lung cancer.
He was born Nov. 17, 1960, in Warren, the son of Charles and Clarice Volkert Davies, and lived in this area all his life.
He attended Niles McKinley High School and was employed for several years at Floyd Roofing Company. He enjoyed fishing and telling jokes at family gatherings. He was an avid pool player and was of the Methodist faith.
Daniel is survived by his fiancee, Shelly Maggiano, with whom he lived; stepdaughter, Carolynn Thomas at home; son, Nick Anderson of Warren; two grandchildren; mother, Clarice Davies of Warren; sister, Cora Jo Williamson of Warren; brother, William K. Clark of Niles; sister, Robin Lee (Morris Morris) Clark of Boardman; brother, John Henry (Cynthia) Davies of Pittsburgh; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the Holeton-Yuhasz Funeral Home. Services will be private.