Danny Williams Obituary

Danny Williams
Danny "Dano" Williams

March 30, 1955 - November 9, 2013
Born in Des Moines, IA
Resided in Des Moines, IA
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Danny Williams died Saturday, November 9, 2013 at Mercy Medical Center after complications from a fall. Visitation will be 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, November 13 at Iles Grandview Park Chapel. Services will be 10 a.m. Thursday, November 14 at the funeral home. Burial will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Danny was born March 30, 1955 to Raymond "Curly" and Lorene (Alleman) Williams in Des Moines. He graduated from SE Polk High School then attended Grandview College. His favorite job was bartending at the Walnut Tap where he met many life long friends. He worked at Manatts then Maurice's Distribution Center and Caseys until his health forced him to retire in 2009.

Danny is survived by his wife and best friend of 20 years, Mary Jo; his mother; his children, Zachary Williams, Nichole Williams, Jeremy (Sarah) Cornett, and Jenifer (Eric) Abbey all of the Des Moines area and Jason Cornett of Griffith, IN. He also leaves the grandchildren he loved and enjoyed more than anything in the world, Terrayn Jackson, Giana Gomez, Noah, Samantha and Christian Cornett; Allie Ryan; Elizabeth and Annika Abbey, Casey Paxson and Trafton Gear; sister, Connie (Terry) Daiker of Mitchellville; many nieces, nephews, other extended family members and friends as well as his constant companions, his dogs, Tinybit and Buddy. He was preceded in death by his father; his brother, Gary; and his loyal companion, Honey.


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Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Thursday, November 14, 2013
10:00 AM
Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery
7601 Fleur Drive
Des Moines, IA US 50321
Thursday, November 14, 2013
11:30 AM