Daniel S. Shields, 59, of Matherville, Illinois died Friday, September 21, 2012 at Select Specialty Hospital, Davenport.
Funeral services are 1:00 p.m. Thursday, September 27, 2012 at Dennison Funeral Home, Viola. Pastor Joseph Proctor of the Coyne Center Baptist Church, officiating. Pallbearers are Scott Cutkomp, Shane Barnett, Nick Hartman, Rod Kalinczak, Pat Meguffy, Eric Pratt and Jed Johnson as an honorary pallbearer. Burial will be in Green Bush Cemetery, Richland Grove Township. Visitation is Wednesday, September 26, 2012 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. at Dennison Funeral Home, Viola. Memorials may be left for the family.
Daniel Stuart Shields was born December 23, 1952 in Moline, Illinois, a son of Stuart and Winona Worm Shields. He attended Sherrard High School. On July 20, 1970, he married the love of his life, Linda Ann Patrick, in Rock Island. She died October 30, 1999. Daniel was a truck driver out of the Teamsters Hall. He was an outdoorsman, loving to hunt, fish and hunt mushrooms. He was a member of the Mississippi Valley Coon Hunters Club.
Those left to cherish his memory are his children: Denise, Chad (Christy) and Gabe (Karla); grandchildren: Samantha, Logan, Justice, Alexis, Jenna and Zachary; his mother Winona; his siblings: Diane, Deborah, Mary, David and Melinda and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father and his wife.