Danny proudly served our country in the U.S. Army during Vietnam. He was a plumber by trade. Danny enjoyed playing scratch off tickets, barbequing, living at the lake, and watching Wheel of Fortune. He enjoyed his time that he spent visiting with veterans at the local VFW. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Danny was a brother to Mary Ford and husband John of Springfield, Missouri, and Richard Matthews and wife Norma of Rogersville, Missouri; uncle to Lynn Ewing of Springfield, Missouri, David Ewing and wife Bridget of Nixa, Missouri, Ryan Matthews and wife Joni of Springfield, Missouri, and Chad Matthews of Springfield, Missouri.
A memorial service, with full military honors, will be held 12:00 PM, October 16, 2017, at Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield, Missouri.