Dan H, Case(1933 - 2013)

MONTGOMERY, TX-Dan H. Case, 80, of Montgomery TX passed away at home peacefully on October 15, 2013. He was born January 26, 1933 in Hendersonville, N.C. Dan graduated from Blue Ridge School for Boys in 1952 and attended Furman University on a football scholarship. Love proved too strong a draw and he followed his high school sweetheart Mary Pat Anthony to New York where they were married in 1954.
Dan was a kind and loving husband and father survived by his devoted wife Mary Pat Case of 59 years and 3 children Allen Case and wife Cindy Simpson Case, Michael Case, and Kelly Kelly-Jones and husband Mark Jones; and four grandchildren Donnie, Sean Michael, Reese and Caleb Kelly.
While living in New York, Dan began his career in the airline industry with National Airlines/Pan American World Airways. In 1972 Dan and Mary Pat relocated with their three children to the then developing Woodlands TX area settling in Shenandoah where he also served on the Shenandoah City Council. Dan was very active in his community supporting youth organizations: Northwest Aquatic League, Shenandoah Sharks Swim Team, and helped to expand the Oak Ridge North Little League Association. He was committed to making a difference in children's lives and positively affecting the community around him.
The family is giving special thanks to Home Instead Senior Care and caretakers TomekaCalvin, Wilbert Lovelady, George Goudeau, Chi Chi Canapi and Cindy Ally for their many hours of loving, dedicated and caring service.
Memorial services were held Friday October 18th at 11:00 AM at St. James the Apostle Episcopal Church, 1803 Highland Hollow Dr. Conroe TX 77034.
In lieu of flowers, the family request memorial contributions be made to: Alzheimer's Association 2242 West Holcombe Blvd., Houston TX 77030-2008 in memory of Dan Case.

Published in The Times-News on Oct. 19, 2013