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William “Bill” McDaniel

KSAL StaffAugust 23, 2018

William “Bill” McDaniel, age 67, passed away on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 peacefully at his home in Concordia. He was born May 7, 1951 in Concordia, Kansas to Harland and Alberta (Baltazor) McDaniel.
Bill was a 1969 graduate of Concordia High School.

He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Business in 1973 from Kansas Wesleyan University in Salina, Kansas.

He married Linda Wood on June 11, 1977 in Abilene, Kansas and she preceded him in death on April 19, 2004. Bill later married Mandy Kearn on, May 18, 2013 in Concordia, Kansas, she survives of the home.

Bill was a farmer in the Concordia area until 2005 and he also worked as a Concrete Finisher for Coonrod and Associates, Wichita, Kansas for over 30 years.

He was a member of the local American Legion Post #76, VFW Post # 588 and Moose Lodge.

He loved coming home to see his little buddy, helping others, visiting friends, and most of all spending time with his beloved family.

Bill is survived by his wife, Mandy McDaniel, Concordia, KS.; son, David McDaniel, Salina, KS.; Daughter, Jessica McDaniel, Concordia, KS.; son, Zakary Romo (Adrianna), Hays, KS.; son, Alexander McDaniel, Concordia, KS.; sister, Cathy White (Greg), Clay Center, KS.; brother, Jim McDaniel, Topeka, KS.; sister, Karen Eubanks (Jerry), Concordia, KS.; sister, Glenda Weaver (Richard), Aurora, KS.; brother, John McDaniel (Deb), Grosse Point, MI.; sister, Debra Benson (Jeff), Salina, KS.; brother, Michael McDaniel, NE., many nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

He was preceded in death by his 1st wife, Linda, parents, Harland and Alberta, brother, Tony McDaniel, sister-in-law, Diana McDaniel, brother-in-law, Jason Kearn.

Cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life Service will be held 12:00 P.M., on Sunday, August 26, 2018 at the American Legion Post # 76, Concordia, Kansas.

Memorial contributions may be given to the Hope Lodge, 1120 Pennsylvania Ave., KC, MO. 64105 or Meadowlark Hospice, c/o Chaput-Buoy Funeral Home.

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