Published 12:00 am Monday, October 12, 2009
Daniel Wayne Diaz, 52, passed away Oct. 10, 2009 at St. Marys Hospital in Rochester, due to complications from lung disease.
Dan worked construction for several years as a superintendent, also as an off shore oil rigger in the 1980s. Dan was also self employed.
Dan would give the shirt off of his back to anybody, and he had a great sense of humor.
Dan is survived by his three daughters, Kristin (James) Moos, Colorado Springs, Colo, Danielle and Brittney of Castaic, Calif; grandchildren, Zach and Desere; and his dogs Jake and Baby.
He also leaves behind Maria Diaz, his best friend and companion; siblings, Virginia (Bob-F.H.) Berg, Austin; Mike (Julie) Diaz, Austin, Lori (Kat) and her friend (Bob Todd) Austin, Chris (Hugh) Whalen, Austin, Tony (M.J.) Diaz, Wyoming, Rick (Rita) Diaz, Austin; and many nieces and nephews.
Dan was preceded in death by his mother Norma Diaz; and his two sisters Lisa Diaz and Joanie Diaz.
Friends and family are invited to attend a celebration of Dan’s life on October 17, 2009 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Diaz home in Lansing.