Daniel P. Meacham, Sr., 77, of the Town of Niagara, NY, passed away on April 27, 2022, his 54th wedding anniversary. Born on August 30, 1944 in Niagara Falls, NY, he was the son of the late Earl and Marion Meacham. On April 27, 1968, he married the former Linda J. Clive.
Daniel was a lifelong area resident and attended local schools. He proudly served in the United States Army, during the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged. Daniel was employed as a truck driver for Anchor Motor Freight and Praxair (currently Linde). He enjoyed classic cars, going to area car shows and driving his 1962 Pontiac Bonneville Convertible. He especially loved the companionship of his dog, Molly.
In addition to his beloved wife, Daniel is survived by children, Jeffrey Meacham, NFFD, Daniel Paul (Teresa) Meacham, Jr. and Dana (Carl) Smith; grandchildren, Brianna Hillman, Jasene Smith, Kristen Meacham, Ryan Meacham and Tyler Meacham; great-grandchildren, Adam Hillman, Hannah Hillman, Harper Winchell and Bentley Shumate and one expected great-grandchild and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by brothers, Richard (Elaine) Meacham and Earl Meacham.
The family will be present on Sunday, May 1st, from 3-7 p.m. at the OTTO REDANZ FUNERAL HOME, 2215 Military Road, Niagara Falls, NY (716-297-9007), where Daniel’s funeral service and life celebration, concluding with Military Honors, will follow visitation at 7:00 p.m. Private prayers of committal and interment will be held on Monday in Acacia Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial offerings may be made to a charity of one’s choice. Professional arrangements are under the care of the Goodlander family. Share condolences and view his tribute video at GOODLANDERCARES.com
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