Danny Eugene Lancaster Sr., 75, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018.
He was born May 20, 1943, in Urbana, to Herman and Nancy Davis Sawyer, and was adopted and raised by Ernest and Sally Lancaster.
Danny married Elizabeth K. Anderson Marenberg on Sept. 30, 1979.
He is survived by a son, Danny E. Lancaster Jr. of Tennessee; a daughter, Dawn (Tim Frost) Blevins of Bellefontaine; stepsons, David (Jan) Marenberg of Woodstock, Scott Marenberg of Urbana and James (Christina) Marenberg of Piqua; three grandsons, two granddaughters, three stepgrandsons; one stepgranddaughter; a sister, Ruby A. Shade, of Tipp City; and several cousins.
In addition to his parents and adoptive parents, Danny was preceded in death by brothers, LaPort Lancaster and James Lancaster; a son, Dwayne, a daughter, Dannette; a grandson; and a granddaughter.
Danny was formerly active in the National Road Corvette Club and in the Goldwing Road Riders Association.
A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Aug. 19 at Shoffstall Funeral Home in Lakeview, with visitation one hour prior to services.
It was Danny’s wish that his body be donated to Wright State Medical School.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation of the United States.