HAVRE DAILY NEWS Thursday, September 16, 2004

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MIKE DANIEL


Daniel

CHINOOK - Mike J. Daniel, 50, died at his hunting camp north of Winnett on Sunday, Sept. 12, 2004, due to natural causes.

A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Friday in St. Jude's Catholic Church in Havre. Viewing will be Thursday afternoon at Edwards Funeral Home Chapel from 1 to 6 p.m. and at St. Jude's Catholic Church from 7 to 9 p.m. At his wishes, cremation will take place.

Mike was born on July 18, 1954, to Louis and Margaret (Heeter) Daniel. He was raised in Havre and attended St. Jude Thaddeus Catholic School and graduated from Havre High School in 1973. He played football for the Havre Blue Ponies. Mike was an avid bowhunter and was the Bow Hunter Education instructor for this area. He enjoyed fishing with his grandchildren and was a loyal fan of the New England Patriots.

Mike worked for the Burlington-Northern Railway for 29 years and was currently a conductor. He enjoyed being at his farm south of Zurich doing odd jobs.

In 1973, he married Susan Birdwell. They later divorced and he married Lindy Brekke in 1991.

Survivors include his wife, Lindy Brekke of Chinook; son, Michael Daniel of Los Angeles, Calif.; daughter, Andrea Everingham of Havre; brother, Craig Daniel of Cortez, Colo.; and three grandchildren.

Memorials may be sent to the Montana Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks bowhunters education program.

Arrangements are by Edwards Funeral Home of Chinook.

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GREAT FALLS TRIBUNE Friday, September 17, 2004

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Mike J. Daniel

 

CHINOOK -- Mike J. Daniel, 50, a railroad conductor, died of natural causes Sunday at his hunting camp north of Winnett. A memorial service is 2 p.m. today at St. Jude's Catholic Church in Havre.

Cremation will take place under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home of Chinook.

Survivors include his wife, Lindy Brekke of Chinook; a son, Michael Daniel of Los Angeles, Calif.; a daughter, Andrea Everingham of Havre; a brother, Craig Daniel of Cortez, Colo.; and three grandchildren.

Mike was born July 18, 1954, to Louis and Margaret (Heeter) Daniel, and was raised in Havre. He attended St. Jude's Catholic School and in 1973 graduated from Havre High School, where he played football for the Havre Blue Ponies. He had worked for the Burlington-Northern Railroad for 29 years and was presently a conductor.

In 1973, he married Susan Birdwell; they later divorced. He married Lindy Brekke in 1991.

Mike was an avid bow hunter and was the bow hunter education instructor for this area. He enjoyed fishing with his grandchildren and was a loyal fan of the New England Patriots. He also enjoyed being at his farm south of Zurich, doing odd jobs.

Memorials may be sent to the Montana Fish and Game Bow Hunters Education Program.

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