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Daniel Nye

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Dan (Daniel) Nye

SHELBY: Dan (Daniel) L. Nye, age 52, resident of New Washington died suddenly Thursday June 14, 2012 at Bucyrus Community Hospital.

Born December 10, 1959 in Galion to Roger and Lois (Hanlon) Nye, he was a New Washington resident for most of his life. A 1978 graduate of Buckeye Central High School, he worked at R.R. Donnelley in Willard as a light equipment operator. Danny enjoyed Harley Davidson motorcycles, poker runs and motorcycle hill climbs, concerts, camping, helping others, target shooting, assembling guns and hunting with his nephews. One of his greatest achievements was shooting a bear while hunting in Canada. He was a member of the National Rifle Association and various other gun organizations.

Survivors include his mother, Lois Nye; brother, Jerry (Denise) Nye of New Washington; sister, Sonia Dull of Shelby; nieces and nephews, Jessica, Ben and Abbey Nye and Tyler and Bre Dull; and other relatives. He was preceded in death by his father, Roger Nye, in 1995; and brother-in-law, Bob Dull, in 2008.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM Tuesday June 19, 2012 from the Barkdull Funeral Home in Shelby. Pastor Tom Snyder will officiate with interment in Oakland Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home Monday from 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM. Memorial expressions may be made to the and the NRA.

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Published in the News Journal on June 17, 2012
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