Times West Virginian
Peter Anthony “Pete” Daniel, 61, of Glen Dale, died Sunday (Dec. 22, 2013) at Wheeling Hospital surrounded by family.
He was born June 7, 1952, in Fairmont, the son of the late Donald T. and Mary K. Neri Daniel.
He was a 1970 graduate of Mannington High School; car salesman for Sam Yanen Ford Sales; owner of P & M Daniel Used Cars and the Lucky Dawg Saloon; a member of St. Jude Catholic Church; the Mannington Moose; and loved riding Harleys.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Peter and Hasiba Daniel, and maternal grandparents, Antonio and Teresa Neri.
Survivors include his wife of 35 years, Mary Jo Shepherd Daniel; a daughter, Angela K. Daniel Leonard of Frederick, Md.; son-in-law, Jim Leonard of Frederick, Md.; two sisters, Teresa (Peter) Butt of Lexington Park, Md., and Carolyn (Mitch) Richardson of Fairmont; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Chuck (Jeannie) Shepherd of Littleton, Colo.; Donald Shepherd of McMurray, Pa., and Kevin “Cork” (Patti) Schane of Beech Bottom; nieces and nephews, Mitchell Richardson of Fairmont, Mary Richardson of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; Keith E. (Wendy) Shepherd of Maryland, Stephen C. Shepherd of Canaan Valley, David Shepherd of Philadelphia, Pa., and Sarah Shepherd of McMurray, Pa.; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Chuck and Peg Shepherd of Mt. Olivet; stepmother, Sarah Daniel of Mannington; an uncle, Eddie (Kathy) Daniel of Fairmont; an aunt, Jeanne Daniel of Mannington; and several cousins.
Family will receive friends Thursday from 1 p.m. until the time of the memorial service at 3 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home and Crematory, 1 Ridgecrest Rd., Bethlehem/Wheeling, with Monsignor George Coyne officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Bishop Donahue High School, 325 Logan St., McMechen, WV 26040.
Sympathy expressions at www.grisellfuneralhomes.com.