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Daniel Edwin Dack services Saturday

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Daniel Edwin Dack, age 59, of Shoals, Ind., died at 6:40 p.m. on Wednesday, August 8, 2012, at I.U. Health Bedford Hospital.

He was born August 25, 1952 in Moline, Ill., the son of Edwin Eugene and Cheryl (Binder) Dack.

He married Pamela Cummings on September 4, 1976 and she survives.

Survivors also include three daughters, Amelia Allen and husband, Robbie of Leesville; their children, Connor, Bailee and Daxton; Jennifer Crites and husband, Paul of Springville; their children, Logan and Jacob all of Springville; Hannah Wade and husband, Kyle of Heltonville; their children, Lillian and Emily of Heltonville; his mother, Cheryl Dack of Valparaiso, Ind.; four sisters, Cynthia Gustava of Katy, Texas, Sandra Mason of Chesterton, Ind., Marlia Hodge of Taylors, South Carolina and Claudia Miller of Valparaiso, Ind.

He was preceded in death by his father.

He was a graduate of Chesterton High School in the class of 1970. He was a self-employed professional chauffeur and attended the Fayetteville Baptist Church. He loved his wife, daughters, sons-in-law and grandchildren. He was an avid motorcycle rider who took his wife anywhere she wanted to go. He loved to watch the Chicago Bears football.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, August 11, at the Fayetteville Baptist Church with Pastor Kenny Walden officiating. Burial will follow in Fayetteville Community Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday at the Fayetteville Baptist Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Fayetteville Baptist Awana Program.

Family and friends are invited to sign the guest book and light a candle in memory of Daniel at


Posted 8/10/2012