Danny was born on February 3, 1955, to his parents Thomas and Victoria Nelson of Portland, Oregon.
Danny graduated from Madison High School in 1973. He attended Mt. Hood Community College white working in the family business of construction. From there he worked for Kalt Manufacturing for twentyfour years. His last and favorite job was working at Central Catholic High School. Then he retired.
Danny had a love for sports. He loved his Chicago Cubbies and Arizona Cardinals. He even held a season pass for the Cardinals games.
His collections of comic books and sport cards were extensive. These hobbies he enjoyed all his life.
He is survived by his brother Ron and sisters Lori Jo and Tamara.
He will be remembered for his heart of gold.