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Holy Spirit Haiti Mission
2220 Lake Michigan Dr. NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49504
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Life Story / Obituary
Daniel E. Doane of Grand Rapids, MI, age 93, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 18, 2019. He was brought into in the world the summer of 1926 to Clarence and Helen Doane in Belmont MI. Dan is preceded in death by his parents, brothers Wallace and Robert, and sisters Phyllis and Beverly. He is survived by sister Mary and his dear wife of 66 years Jane M. [Mooney] as well as their children, Jan (Randall) Slotten, Rebecca (Ted) Bouwkamp, Thomas Doane and James (Renee) Doane. Dan was blessed to have 7 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. He had a love for life and his kind and generous personality touched many. Dan’s career included a Bachelors of Arts from Michigan State College followed by 52 years in the real estate field including over 30 years as an FHA/HUD Appraiser. He is proud of his 44 years singing with the Grand Rapids Schubert Club. Dan also served his country in the US Army Air Force as part of the Occupation Force in Japan 1946-47. The Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, (2230 Lake Michigan Dr. NW Grand Rapids, MI 49504) at 10:30 AM on Monday, September 23, 2019 the Reverend Mark Peacock officiating. Visitation one hour before Mass. Memorial contributions in Daniel’s memory may be made to the Holy Spirit Haiti Mission, 625 Airport Rd., Huntsville, AL 35802, or to the In The Image (1823 Division Ave S, Grand Rapids, MI 49507). www.lifestorynet.com