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OFFICIAL OBITUARY FOR

Daniel S. Oliver

May 17, 2021

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Daniel S. Oliver, 81 of Greene, passed away at home surrounded by his family on Monday, May 17, 2021. He was predeceased by his parents, Larry Oliver and Esther Merritt; brother, James Oliver; sister, Grace Brooks; brother-in-law, Jon Clark; stepson, Johnny and nieces and nephews. Dan is survived by sisters, Cherrie Clark and Maxine Cook; 2 stepsons, Marvin Heyd and Raymond Heyd; several nieces, nephews and special friends. Dan retired after 20 years having served his country in the US Navy. He then was Naval Recruiter for 4 years. During his service, he had many positions but was most proud of his 16 years on the USS Sea Devil and USS Andrew Jackson SS400 submarines. After retirement from the Navy, he owned a gas station in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina and then finally coming back home to Greene where he sold real estate. He was an avid sportsman who loved the outdoors including hunting and fishing. “Uncle Dan” was a very giving friend to everyone. Private services are under the direction of Root Funeral Home, 23 North Chenango Street, Greene, New York 13778. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Berean Bible Church, 109 County Road 2, Greene, New York 13778 and condolences may be sent to the family at www.rootfh.com. 

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Jon Mark Waldon, MSgt. USAF (retired)

May 22, 2021 9:48 PM

Cherrie and family....my sincere condolences to each of you. Thank you for Danny's service to his country. 

Sheila Brigmond

May 22, 2021 10:03 AM

Cherrie and Maxine, I am so sorry to hear of your brother's passing.  I am sure you are very proud of him for the service that he gave to our country, and  for the life that he led. I know you will miss him.

Dorothy Ingraham Welch

May 19, 2021 3:22 PM

Maxine, I am so sorry to hear about Danny. I have not beenaround Smithville i n a long time,But I remember him when he lived netxt door to us. Dorothy Ingraham Welch.

Marcia Pixley Hurlburt

May 19, 2021 3:09 PM
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So sorry for your loss, my sincere condolences to his family, hold tight to all the memories !

John & Dana Sage

May 19, 2021 12:38 PM
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Cherrie & family,
       WE're so sorry to hear of Danny.s passing.
May the good times with him  remain in your hearts
Peace to all of you

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