Donald “Don” Daily,
age 79, of Chesterton, passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2016.
He was born in
Valparaiso, IN on May 30, 1936, to John and Goldie (Shepard) Daily.
He is survived by
his son, Mike (Mary) Daily; daughters, Susan Bannon and Karin (Dave)
Sjaaheim; grandchildren, Eric Sjaaheim, Megan (Jacob) Hohl, Matthew (Marsha)
Bannon, Neal (Heather McCaulley) Sjaaheim, Molly Daily and Kevin Bannon; one
great-granddaughter, Autumn; sisters, Dorothy (George) Tanner, Julie (Ed)
Wineland along with several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in
death by his, parents; wife, Jeanne (Manning) Daily; brothers, John, Robert,
James; sisters, Esther Tocarchick, Alice Holmgren, Ethel Rhoda, Lorraine
Don was a graduate
of Chesterton High School and a U.S. Air Force veteran. On April 11, 1959 he
married Jeanne (Manning). Don was a supervisor at Inland Steel for over 30
years, after retiring he worked several golf seasons at Sand Creek Country
There will be a
Memorial Celebration on Sunday, May 29, 2016, at the Craft House, 711 Plaza
Drive, Chesterton, IN, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m. There will be a military
service at 2:00 p.m.
handled by Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN 46304.
Cremation will be handled by Heritage Crematory, Portage, IN.
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