David E. McDaniel, 81 of Springfield, passed away Wednesday, June 15th, 2022 at Maranatha Village.

He served in the United States Navy, retiring in 1982. He was united with Judith Jenkins on September 24, 1960. Judith was David’s life. David owned and operated an advertising business in Springfield. David was an avid coin collector, he enjoyed playing golf when he was younger. He was proud of his faith. He will always be remembered as a very kind, giving, and compassionate man.

Survivors include wife, Judith; two sons, Kent McDaniel, of Dallas TX and Steve McDaniel and wife Shelayne, of Springfield, TN; two grandchildren, Madi and Jake; one brother, Marvin McDaniel and wife Donna, Springfield; one sister, Betty McCullah and husband Patrick, Springfield; and a host of family and friends.

Private graveside services will be held at Missouri Veterans Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in David’s name to the Wounded Warriors Project.