Daniel J. "Danny" O'Connell, 60, of 10644 Route 59, Cyclone, passed away Saturday (Dec. 1, 2012) at the Lakeview Senior Care & Living Center in Smethport, surrounded by his loving family.
Born Aug. 14, 1952, in Bradford, he was a son of the late James and Barbara Coldren O'Connell. He attended Blaisdell school.
Danny lived a rich and full life. After his mother's death at an early age, he was raised by his grandmother Ruth; after she passed, he lived with and was cared for by Dennis and Darlene O'Connell. He loved to swim, cook, color pictures, watch Wheel of Fortune and was an avid WWE fan.
He is survived by one sister, Barbara (Ben) Ball of Smethport; two brothers, Dennis O'Connell and Robert (Cheryl) O'Connell both of Cyclone; six nieces and nephews, Derek (Ashley) O'Connell, Danny Ball, Kristi Ball, Alex Ball, James O'Connell and Kaitlyn O'Connell; two grandnieces, Cami and Breawna.
At the family's request there will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held at a later date and time to be announced. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc.
Memorials if desired may be made to McKean County Special Olympics, Futures Inc., or McKean County CARE for Children.
On line condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com