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Daniel Ray Meeks


1949 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Daniel Ray Meeks Obituary
November 10, 1949 - September 6, 2017 Dan was born in Glendale, the son of Newton and Marie Meeks. For 41 years, he was the devoted husband of Janet Harada Meeks. He attended Marshall High School and attained a BS in Antropology from the University of Wyoming in 1974 and an MS in Archaeology with a minor in Anthropology from Cal State University at Los Angeles in 1976. Although his major interest was Anthropology, he worked many years as an accountant. Dan and Janet resided in Los Angeles. Dan's many interests included baseball, college football, reading about the ancient history of mankind, and mysteries. He enjoyed trying different ethnic foods and evenings conversing with his friends. In addition to Janet, Dan leaves behind his sister, Barbara Burt; his nephews, John and Gregory Burt, his niece, Lynne Burt McKeon, as well as grandnieces and nephews Carli, Jayson, Austin, Shawn, and their families; nieces Shirley Tanaka, Kristy Kelly and their families; and brother-in-law James Harada, his wife Karen and niece Alyssa; as well as his beloved cats, Ben and Blue. Services will be at Atherton Baptist Homes Merriam Chapel, 214 South Atlantic Blvd. in Alhambra, CA 91801, (626) 289-4178, at 11:00 am., Saturday, September 23, 2017.
Published in the Los Angeles Times on Sept. 22, 2017
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