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Daniel Allen Wilhelm

November 12, 1951 - November 22, 2016

Obituary


Daniel Allen Wilhelm, 65, of Haughton, Louisiana passed away on November 22, 2016 after a year-long illness.
Daniel was born in Oswego, NY on November 12, 1951. He graduated from Canastota High School, NY in 1969. He attended the State University of New York, prior to enlisting in the United States Air Force. During this time, he received his BA in Management. He retired from the Air Force in 1996 after 20 years of service and continued to work as an aircraft mechanic for Boeing Aviation and then L-3 Communications in Meridian, MS until his...

Daniel Allen Wilhelm, 65, of Haughton, Louisiana passed away on November 22, 2016 after a year-long illness.
Daniel was born in Oswego, NY on November 12, 1951. He graduated from Canastota High School, NY in 1969. He attended the State University of New York, prior to enlisting in the United States Air Force. During this time, he received his BA in Management. He retired from the Air Force in 1996 after 20 years of service and continued to work as an aircraft mechanic for Boeing Aviation and then L-3 Communications in Meridian, MS until his passing.
He was married to Carol Anne Boyd on December 6, 1974. They were blessed with two children, Danielle Alison Harrison and Aaron Mitchell Wilhelm.
Daniel was preceded in death by his father, Edward Dodd; stepfather, Henry Wilhelm and his brothers, Robert Wilhelm and Shawn Wilhelm.
He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Carol; his daughter, Danielle; his son, Aaron; his son-in-law, Charlie Harrison and daughter-in-law, Ashley Hart. He is also survived by his mother, Nancy Wilhelm of Boca Raton, FL; his sisters, Mary Anne Herbert, Kate Wilhelm, Tiffany Brooker and Bonnie Garcia; brothers, Edward Wilhelm, Thomas Wilhelm, Hank Wilhelm, Jr., Jim Wilhelm, Kyle Wilhelm and a very large extended family.
Service for Daniel will be held at Hill Crest Memorial Funeral Home in the chapel on Monday, November 28, 2016. Visitation will be at 10:00 a.m. and funeral services will begin at noon. Anyone wishing to leave an online condolence to the family, please visit www.hillcrestmemorialfh.com
Daniel's greatest passion in life was his family. He cherished the time he spent with his wife and children more than anything. He will be missed every minute of every day by so many because of his quiet, caring nature and cheerful, spirited sense of humor.