Daniel C. Gailor
September 16, 1940 ‒ July 17, 2020
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Daniel C. Gailor, age 79, of Danville, Ohio, passed away on Friday, July 17, 2020 at the Laurels of Mount Vernon. He was born on September 16, 1940 in Saratoga Springs, New York the son of William and Helen (Whitney) Gailor. Daniel worked as a conductor for CP Rail before retiring after 30-plus years.
In his free time, Daniel enjoyed fishing, gardening, riding motorcycles, playing music on the guitar, singing and dancing. He played lead guitar in a country western band. Daniel also owned his own fix it shop and a landscaping company.
Daniel was very caring man and had a heart of gold always helping someone in their time of need.
He is survived by his children; Joseph (Chrissie Sobon) Gailor and Sheri (Kurtis) Frederick; three grandchildren, Shawn and Karen Frederick and Joey Morgan; two great granddaughters, Brandi and Addison Morgan; sisters, Doris Lista of Rochester New York; Mary (Joel) Johnson of Danville and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins and a faithful canine companion Cricket.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Susan Gailor; two brothers, William Gailor and George Gailor; a sister, Helen Stigliano and a nephew, George Gailor.
In following with Daniel’s wishes there will be private services in New York. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Daniel C. Gailor.
Memorial contributions in Daniel’s name may be made to St. Judes or the charity of one’s choice to help an animal.
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