Daniel Vasquez

June 5, 1935 ~ September 7, 2022

Daniel Vasquez of Grand Rapids went to be with his Lord on Wednesday September 7, 2022. He was preceded in death by his parents, Pedro and Cecilia Vasquez and siblings, Lorenzo Vasquez, Luis Vasquez, Nieves Vasquez, Pedro Vasquez, Jr., Juan Vasquez and Luisa Rodriguez.

He is survived by his significant years with Rose Guillen and her sons, Guadalupe, Juan, and Miguel. He will be lovingly remembered by his children; Michael Simmons, Sonia Vasquez, Lisa (Pablo) Varela, Diana (Brian) Stack, Theodore (Kelley) Lopez, Daniel Vasquez; siblings: Elena (James) Hargett, Martha Lopez, Rosita Martinez, Maria de los Reyes Olvera; many nieces and nephews; and all his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Daniel started working in his young years in the fields of Missouri picking cotton on a plantation. He was voted best dressed in high school. From there he made his way home to Grand Rapids. Dan retired from Amway. He had a love for travel and a zest for life. Dan was loved by all who knew him. He will truly be missed and always remembered by family and friends.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:30 am Tuesday, September 13, 2022 MKD Stegenga Funeral Chapel, 3131 S. Division Ave, Wyoming. Burial will take place at Resurrection Cemetery. Relatives and friends may meet the family for visitation prior to the service from 10-11:30am.

Leave Your Tribute Message

September 13, 2022 9:19am
I Love you grandpa. No more pain. No more wheel chairs. No more scheduled medicine. No more brace back belt. You have a new glorified body, you are in the presence of our God, our Savior, our majestic Holy Spirit. Sing, dance and proclaim He is Holy. We will see you again. Rest in His peace.

- Jessica King (Maiden- García, daughter of Sonia Va

September 13, 2022 2:10am
Rest Easy Mi Tio Danny now you have your brothers all back together like you said, I love you and will always remember how you held many of us together regardless! Tell Daddy I love him hope you watch over us children.

- Maria Austin

September 11, 2022 4:00pm
We all will miss you so much. Tell abuela that I love her!

- Irene Salazar-Bont




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