Steven R. Danielson, age 71, of 204 Old Farm Road, died Tuesday morning at his home. Born in Litchfield, MN, he was the son of the late Donald and Adeline Nyber Danielson. He was a retired Mst/Sgt. with the United States Air Force, serving over 20 years. After his service in the military, Steve became a gas truck driver with EJ Pope and also driving for Ace Transport. Prior to his illness in 1995, having his own truck and with his wife Cheryl and best buddy, “Poopsie” by his side, he did jobs for DART.
A funeral service will be held on Thursday at 11:00 A.M. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home in Goldsboro with Pastor Andy Stovall officiating. Burial, with full military honors, will follow in Evergreen Memorial Cemetery. The family will have a visitation Wednesday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mr. Danielson is survived by his wife, Cheryl Danielson; daughters & sons-in-law, Alea Cave (Chris) of Greensboro; Kathryn Danielson of Goldsboro; Kimberly Wright (Boston) of Goldsboro; brother & sister-in-law, Brian Danielson (Pam) of Buffalo, MN; sister & brother-in-law, Kathleen Johnson (Jerry) of Anoka, MN; five grandchildren, Cameron Lee, Hannah Lee, Katelyn Moore, Tanner Cave and Holden Cave.
The family would life to thank Community Home Care & Hospice for the care given to Steve, especially Amanda Kearney as well as Susan Martin, his sister-in-law and Darlene Wilson.
Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the Danielson family and online condolences may be sent to www.shumate-faulk.com.
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