Daniel E. Grace, 73, of Wood River, passed away at 1:05 a.m. Sunday, March 6, 2016, at his residence.
Born in Alton June 23, 1942, he was the son of Darwood “June” and Louise (Tear) Grace.
Daniel had worked as a laborer out of Local 218 for many years before retiring.
On Feb. 15, 1964, in Wood River, he married Diana Mae Keller. She died Dec. 8, 2014.
Surviving are two sons, David Grace and Richard Grace; and three grandchildren, David E. Grace Jr., Kylea Grace and Vincent Thomason.
His parents; wife; and a sister, Barbara Grace preceded in death.
Visitation will be 10 a.m. until time of service at noon Thursday at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Wood River. Pastor Martin Schultz will officiate.
Burial will follow in Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto.
Memorials may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church, where he had been a member.
Marks Mortuary in Wood River is in charge of arrangements.