Daniel L. Dutcher
Daniel L. Dutcher, 62, of Wakefield, died Tuesday, Sept. 26th, 2017 following an accident at Michael's Foods in Wakefield.
Mass of Christian Burial was held Saturday, Sept. 30 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Wayne. Burial was in the Wakefield Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the family for future designation. Arrangements were under the direction of Bressler-Munderloh-Smith Funeral Home in Wakefield.
Daniel L. Dutcher was born Sept. 24, 1955 in St. Paul, the son of Donald and Anna Mae Dutcher. He was raised in Greeley, where he attended Sacred Heart School and Greeley Public School, graduating in 1973. He married Pam Dugan on June 10, 1978. To this union one son and four daughters were born. Dan and Pam made their home in Greeley, where Dan worked with his father at Greeley Farm Implement. Dan and Pam moved to Wakefield in 1983. For the last 12 years Dan worked for Michael Foods. Dan was active in the community, especially the baseball program, announcing numerous ball games. Dan loved baseball, Nebraska Football, and sharing stories. Nothing was more important to Dan than his children and grandchildren. He was quick to tell every one of them how much he loved them.
Survivors include his wife, Pam; son, Justin and Christa Dutcher of Wayne; daughters, Rachel and Aaron Dutcher-Bessmer of Ponca, Elizabeth Dutcher of Wakefield, Jessica and Trent Kling of Gordon, and Regina and Cory Dutcher-Jorgensen of Pender; 12 grandchildren; parents, Donald and Anna Mae Dutcher of Greeley; one brother, Kevin and Hannah Dutcher of Philadelphia, Penn.; two sisters, Peggy and Scott Ondracek and Donna and Denny Stromp, all of Greeley; numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Keith Dutcher, brother-in-law, Marty Dugan and his grandparents, Emil and Elizabeth LaBenz.