Danny L. Todd

July 16, 1949 ~ November 01, 2004

From:  

Howard, Ohio

Visitation:  

Calling Hours Will Not Be Observed

Funeral:  

Saturday, November 06, 2004 at 6:00 P.M.
at Spirit and Truth Church

Burial:  

Mt. Vernon Memorial Gardens, Mt. Vernon, Ohio


 
Danny L. Todd, age 55, of 1052 Apple Valley Dr., Howard, Ohio, went home to be with the Lord, November 1, 2004.

He was born July 16, 1949, in Canton, Ohio to Everett and Helen Todd. He graduated from Canton Lincoln High School, where he was a member of the 1967 state final four basketball team under head coach Ken Newlon, before continuing his education at Bowling Green State University on a full basketball scholarship.

Growing up Dan spent the majority of his time at the Canton City Police Boys Club under the direction of Sgt.“Babe” Stearn. Dan played basketball and baseball for the Lincoln Lions earning All City and All County honors as well as becoming the first Lincoln player to be named to the All- State and All-American teams in basketball.



Alongside his family, Dan worked in the medical industry for twenty-five years, owning a Medical Equipment Company for several years in Columbus, Ohio and recently developed a revolutionary walker for the handicapped.

He loved fishing, golfing, watching his sons play sports and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Jeanne (Fisher) Todd, two sons; Ryan P. (Teryn) Todd of California and Justin D. Todd of Howard. Also surviving him are his mother, Helen (Speros) Todd of Canton, Ohio, four brothers; Wayne (Toni) of Port Washington WI, Terry (Mik Yung) of Dublin OH, Steve (Marsha) of Navarre OH , Greg of Newport Beach CA and one sister Gale (Denny) Trevillian of North Canton, OH, eight nieces, six nephews and his loyal canine companion “Bubba”.

He was preceded in death by his father, Everett L. Todd.

Dan will be greatly missed by his family and friends for his quick wit, caring nature and zest for life.

A celebration of life will be held Saturday, November 6, 2004 at 6:00 P.M. at the Spirit and Truth Church, 3855 Wales Ave. Massillon, Ohio with Pastor Steve Todd officiating. A private graveside service in Mt. Vernon, Oh will be held at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Spirit and Truth Ministries, 3855 Wales Ave., Massillon, Ohio 44616.

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