In Memory of

Marion Joseph 'Joe' Daniel

December 25, 1946 - June 10, 2014
Marion Joseph "Joe" Daniel, the son of Arlie Verl and Eleanor (Grover) Daniel, was born December 25, 1946, in Gillett Grove, IA. His childhood years were spent in Gillett Grove and Langdon. Joe received his education in Spencer and graduated from Spencer High School in 1965. In 1967, Joe served with the United States Army stationed in Germany until his honorable discharge in 1969. Joe then attended Emmetsburg Community College for two years. On August 18, 1973, Joe was united in marriage to Pamela Mouw in Spencer, IA. Following their marriage they moved a couple of times before they settled in Cherokee. Joe had worked at Spencer Radiator in Spencer and Tyson's in Storm Lake for several years before his health worsened. Joe enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, woodworking, and attending his children's and grandchildren's sporting events. Most of all, he loved spending time with his family and friends. On Tuesday, June 10, 2014, Joe passed away at the Cherokee Regional Medical Center in Cherokee with his family by his side. He was preceded in death by his father, Verl in 1986 and his mother, Eleanor in 2012; one sister, Mary Daniel in 1999; and other aunts and uncles. Left to cherish his memory are his wife Pam Daniel of Cherokee, IA; Kim Youngberg and her two boys, Jonathan and Gerrit, and Ann Gerdes Dornack and her husband Mike and their two girls, Alexia and Skylar Gerdes; his siblings: Arlie Daniel of Ada, Ok, Everett Daniel and his wife Candi, of Graham, TX, Georgia Dohrman and husband Denny of Sioux City, IA; several nieces and nephews; the Fred Lindemann family; and other relatives and friends.
Private memorial services will be held at a later date.
Honorary Bearers Jonathan Youngberg Gerrit Youngberg Larry Gerdes Robert Wedebrand Michael Mouw Lance Smith
Visitation will be held on Thursday from 5-7 P.M. with the family present during that time at the Greenwood-Schubert Funeral Home in Cherokee.
"Amazing Grace"
At a later date.


Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 12:00 AM
“Pam and family, We just heard of Joe's death from Arlie. We visited at the last Grover reunion and knew he relied on oxygen for health reasons. Please accept our sincere sympathy. we will donate to a local Christian organization in memory of Joe. Jim and Betty Smith (Eula Miles Smith family) Swea City, Iowa”
- Betty J Smith
Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 12:00 AM
“We were surprised to hear of Joe's passing, and your family is in our thoughts and prayers at this time. He will be remembered for his friendly smile and craft skills.”
- Vernon and Suzanne Winterhof
Thursday, June 12, 2014 at 12:00 AM
“My prayers goes out Joes family”
- sue mason
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 12:00 AM
“so sorry for your loss ”
- julie
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 12:00 AM
“I am so sorry to hear of your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.”
- Annette Mitchell
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 12:00 AM
“so sorry about your loss he will be missed by many”
- julie
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 12:00 AM
“Pam and family, sorry to hear about Joe. Have a lot of fond memories when we were kids. He will be missed, I had a good visit with him at Barts reception.”
- Velita Grover Cox
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 12:00 AM
“It is with a heavy heart that I heard of the passing of Joe. He will be missed by all. ”
- Leon Daniel
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 12:00 AM
“Pam, Ann, Kim and family, We are sorry for your loss. May the many treasured memories bring you comfort. Gayle & John J.”
- Gayle Johnson
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 12:00 AM
“We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you.”
- Jerome and Patsy
Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 12:00 AM
“Sorry, about your loss. Our thoughts are with you and your family.”
- Mel Wernimont
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