Covell Funeral Home

312 Pine Street, Elk Rapids, MI


Daniel Dwayne Way

May 22, 1961July 8, 2020

Daniel Dwayne Way of Rapid City went to his heavenly home on Wednesday July 8, 2020. Born May 22, 1961 the 7th child of 9, and first son of Neil and Evelyn Way. Dan's passion for life was the outdoors. Mushroom hunting and taking trips to Alaska, Canada, U. P., Drummond Island, and many places locally to hunt and fish. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, which he cherished. One of Dan's greatest accomplishments was on November 8, 1977 when he obtained the rank of Eagle Scout. Dan was quiet, compassionate, and loving, having a great sense of humor. And he loved large. You knew you were loved when Dan loved you. Left to cherish his memory is his fiance, Candace, a son, her children, his grandchildren, four sisters and one brother. As well as many nieces, nephews, friends and extended family. Preceding Dan to heaven was his parents, his wife, Margaret, 3 sisters, a step daughter and a step son.


  • To the Family


  • Visitation

    Tuesday, July 14, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Tuesday, July 14, 2020


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Dave and Diane Heymes

July 14, 2020

So very sorry for your loss, love to all cousins.
Dave and Diane

Shirley Thurlow

July 13, 2020

My love and deepest sympathy to all of Dan's family. I never had a chance to meet Dan that I recall, but that was a loss. So glad all of you had an opportunity to experience his love. Love,
Cousin Shirley

Merrie Lou (Bussa) Nelson

July 12, 2020

May you find comfort in family and friends in your time of sorrow. Sending prayers and hugs.


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