Daniel J. Stevens

April 4, 2017

Daniel J. Stevens 75 of Colfax died on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at St. Elizabeth Franciscan Hospital in Lafayette.  He was born on December 21, 1941 in Frankfort to Harry & Helen (Painter) Stevens.  Daniel married Kay F. Mouser on Feb 19, 1961 and she preceded him in death on February 9, 2006.  Mr. Stevens was a construction worker and had previously worked for Wilson’s Meat Packing Company in Colfax.  He was a member of the Colfax Wesleyan Church and attended Washington Township Schools in Jefferson.  Daniel was a lover of animals and enjoyed woodworking, sightseeing, golf cart rides and helping people.  He served as a volunteer at the Wesleyan Campground for 14 years.

Visitation and Services

A Memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, April 7, 2017 at the Colfax Wesleyan Church. The Goodwin Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements and services.

Survived by:

1 Son: Daniel J. “Joe” Stevens Jr. of Frankfort,3 Daughters: Tamala Barjas-Boudargham of Colfax, Cynthia (Robert) Jones of Michigantown, Patricia (Earl) Arnold of Frankfort,3 Sisters: Grace (Royce) Ford of Thorntown, Marilyn (Dick) Eckhart of Buck Creek, Barbara Johnson of Frankfort3 Brothers: Patrick (Joy) Stevens of Frankfort, Robert (Betty) Stevens of Frankfort, David (Mary Lou) Stevens of Anderson,14 Grandchildren and several Great Grandchildren also survive.

Preceded by:

In addition to his wife and parents he was preceded in death by a daughter, Julia A. Stevens, a Grandson, C.J. Stevens, a sister, Peggy Sherrill and a brother, Norman Stevens.

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16 Condolences for “Daniel J. Stevens”

  1. Rhoda Landes April 5, 2017 at 5:00 pm

    Joe I am so sorry for your loss. I’m sure you have many great memories. Thinking of you and your family.

  2. Kenny Dragoo April 5, 2017 at 5:47 pm

    They’ve set another place at the table, because another child has come HOME!Dan will be missed by many here, only Heaven knows how many lives he touched while he was here. I am richly blessed to have known him!

  3. Kim Stevens April 5, 2017 at 6:35 pm

    I’m so very sorry for your loss, but we know this was definitely heavens gain I loved him so very much. I’m sorry I won’t be able to make it to the service. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Love you all

  4. Jason Coffman April 5, 2017 at 7:14 pm

    Dan was a great friend during my time in Clinton County. He and Kay were great encouragers. I really enjoyed our conversations during camp and at church! May God comfort the family in this season!
    Jason Coffman

  5. Wayne Richards April 5, 2017 at 7:41 pm

    I will miss Dan’s smile and helping heart. He ran so many shuttle runs to the airport and back for the FLAME events in Frankfort. He was a servant of God.

  6. Alysse Ridenour April 5, 2017 at 9:15 pm

    So sorry for everyone’s loss. He was a great man and you all are in my prayers

  7. Lyn Tate April 5, 2017 at 9:43 pm

    I love you, Uncle Danny. You will be greatly missed.

  8. Joyce Keever Wells April 5, 2017 at 10:38 pm

    Barn Johnson and Stevens family. So sorry for your loss. Prayers are with you.

  9. Michelle Scott April 5, 2017 at 11:03 pm

    I love you all and am so sorry.

  10. Delisa (Stevens) Albrecht April 6, 2017 at 11:51 am

    My heart is breaking for everyone in the family. I know that Danny was loved so much by my daddy and mama, Gerald & Marjorie Stevens, but I know that Danny and my daddy are reunited again. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone.

  11. Carole Reed-Talbert April 6, 2017 at 6:44 pm

    Tammy, Angel & Family, may Father God comfort you all as you learn to continue your earthly walk with out your Daddy & Grandpa. You will be united again when we All see Jesus our Lord & Savior! Much Love & Prayers, Sister Carolé Reed-Talbert ~

  12. Bill and SueAnn West April 6, 2017 at 8:44 pm

    Fondly remember Dan.

  13. Van Purciful April 6, 2017 at 8:58 pm

    I have known Danny since we were growing up attending the Christian Holiness Church in Cyclone many years ago. Danny was a good and kind person, and I am glad that I was fortunate enough to have known him as a friend. He will be sadly missed by many more than you will ever know, and I am so sorry for your loss. My condolences to the family.

  14. Darla &John Large April 7, 2017 at 9:50 am

    So sorry for your loss, but Danny’s gain. Ya all will be in my prayers.
    Love&God Bless You All!!

  15. Lori Snyder April 8, 2017 at 12:38 am

    Grace, Barb and families, Dan was a good soul. He will be missed by so many. God has opened His arms to another faithful servant!

    Love and prayers to you all,
    Lori Snyder

  16. LaDonna Yandell April 12, 2017 at 11:48 am

    Tammy I am so sorry for your loss, your family is in my prayers.
    LaDonna Yandell

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