Larry Lee Daniel, 82 of Williamstown passed away on Wednesday, February 10, 2021 at home after a short but courageous battle with cancer with his family by his side. He was born in Erdman, PA on May 6, 1938 and was the son of the late Lee Marlin Daniel and Gertie Mae Klinger Daniel Stiely and John Stiely.
He was preceded in death by his brother and sister-in-law, Paul and Ruth (Schreffler) Daniel and their son, Todd; a brother-in-law, Robert McNamara; an uncle, Irwin J. Klinger with whom he shared many memories.
He is survived by his wife, Jean Elizabeth (McNamara) Daniel to whom he was married 57 years. Surviving are their children Denise and Gregory Stahl of Halifax; Christine and Brian Reinoehl of Williamstown; Michael and Mandy Daniel of Hoover, AL; and Jennifer and Eric Ulsh of Williamstown. He is survived by his sister Sally (Thomas) Hepler, and his brothers John (Deb) Stiely and Clair (Lisa) Stiely. He is survived by his grandchildren Cody and Brent Reinoehl, Scheanly and Alyssa Stahl, Ruth Cherry and Noah Ulsh who he loved dearly and was very proud to be their Pap. He enjoyed watching his grandchildren playing in their sporting and musical events. He was a proud supporter of the Williams Valley Athletic Activities that he watched even after his grandsons graduated. He is survived by other family members, nieces and nephews and friends that he cherished.
He was a graduate of Tri-Valley High School Class of 1957. He retired from Fort Indiantown Gap, where he worked as a plumber. He loved fishing on the Penn’s Creek when the shad flies were in season with all of his fishing buddies. He would play euchre with his friends. He enjoyed camping at the Penn’s Creek Camp Ground with his family and friends for many years. He was a member of the Spruce Spring Camp in Milroy where he would spend time hunting and fishing. He would take his family and friends to camp during the summer months for many years. We had many great memories at “Pap’s Camp.”
He was a member of the Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church in Williamstown. He was an Army Veteran and Post Member of the Williamstown American Legion Post 239, the Williamstown VFW Post 6497 and the Williamstown Fire Company.
We would like to acknowledge the Lebanon VA Medical Center, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Cancer Institute and Homeland Hospice for their excellent care provided to him. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Immanuel Lutheran Church, 134 North East Street, Williamstown, PA 17098 or the Williamstown American Legion Post 239, 123 West Market Street, Williamstown, PA 17098.
There will be no services per his wishes. He will be laid to rest at the Sacred Heart of Jesus Cemetery, Williamstown at a later time. Remember all of the memories you may have shared with him over the years whether they be older or more recent memories.
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