Danny “Dan” Howard Blackwell
Danny “Dan” Howard Blackwell, age 76, of Galena, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, August 21, 2019, at his home with family by his side. He entered this life October 25, 1942, in Powersite, Missouri, the son of Floyd and Beatrice (Friend) Blackwell. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.
Dan was an engine “guru” who was able to fix anything with a motor. He was, of course, an engine mechanic. He loved his dogs and people. Dan was a very blunt and honest man yet tried to be kind while being upfront with you. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Dan is preceded in death by his parents; three brothers: Doug Blackwell, Dwight Blackwell, and Donnie Blackwell; and his daughter, Theresa Blackwell.
His is survived by his daughter, Tammie (Don) Lewallen of Cartersville, Georgia; daughter, Terri (Shane) Hill of Cartersville, Georgia; son, Audie (Shannon) Blackwell of Page, Arizona; daughter, Angell Blackwell of Rogue River, Oregon; numerous grandchildren and greatgrandchildren; many nieces and nephews; brother, Darrell Blackwell of Oregon; sister, Iris Hollenbeck of Oregon; sister, Carol Beaman of Missouri; and sister, Maggie (Robert) Pedroza of Arizona.
No formal services are currently planned. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Research Hospital (www.stjude.org). To leave an online condolence, please visit www.cremationsoftheozarks.com.