Funeral services for Daniel Everett Basel, 88, Lawrence will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 15, 2017 at Christ Community Church, 1100 Kasold Drive, Lawrence, 66049. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery, 1517 E. 15th Street, Lawrence, 66044. He passed away Monday, April 10, 2017 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
Daniel was born August 26, 1928 in Eureka, KS the son of John Harvey and Maryanna Johanna (Hofler) Basel.
He served his country in the United States Army during Korean War.
He worked for Farmland Industries for 37 years.
He married Evah Norris December 23, 1952 in Agra, KS. She survives of the home.
Other survivors include his children Danny Basel (Ann), Eudora, KS, Maryanna Rawlings (Larry), Lawrence, Wendell Basel (Cyndi), Kansas City, KS, Diana Gammill (Mike), Ponca City, OK, Rodney Basel (Shara), Eudora; many grandchildren; and many great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his daughter Rita Dally in 2005; granddaughter, Samantha Dally in 2001; great granddaughter, Autumn Shafer in 2013; and great grandson, Cainan Shutt in 2011.
The family will greet friends from 10:00 a.m. until service time on Saturday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made in his name to a charity of donor’s choice and may be sent in care of Warren-McElwain Mortuary.