Daniel Jon Antell

January 2, 1936April 7, 2011

Dan Antell, 75, of Fort Smith, died April 7, 2011 in Van Buren. He was a retired employee of Rheem Manufacturing, a member of the NRA, and a Great Outdoorsman who loved hunting and fishing. He was born January 2, 1936 in Rothschild, WI to Arthur H. and Murial Margaret Bennett Antell.

He is survived by two daughters, Michelle Gourd of Claremore, OK and Nicole Hallford of Van Buren, AR; one son, Danny Antell, Jr. of Fort Smith; two sisters, Karen Kunkel of Bremerton, WA and Sandee Orestad of Burlington, WA; three brothers, Jack Antell of Atlanta, GA., Steve Antell of Hatley, WI., and Gunnard Antell of Wausau, WI; and six grandchildren, Trent, Nick, and Rachel Antell, Alexanderia Gourd, and Tristen and Ezra Hallford.

Memorial Services will be held Saturday, April 16th, 2011 at 1:00 PM in the Cross Point Community Church in Van Buren. Cremation is under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital 539 Lane Avenue Memphis, TN 38105

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April 18, 2011

Micki, I am so sorry to hear about your dad. I was planning on coming to the Memorial Service but my son had a tennis game. I would have loved to see you and your family. I can remember when we were little and spending the night every weekend at your house or mine. I enjoyed your mom and dad. Again I am sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Michelle Swaim Simpson

Gunnard Antell

April 17, 2011

In your honor today, I wrote a song about you this April 16th, 2011. I miss you very much, and I hope that you are smiling when you hear the song play. I Love You!

Gunnard T. Antell

April 13, 2011

I miss dear brother!....God has given you new life with Him in eternal peace and glory!

Michelle Antell-Gourd

April 12, 2011

Miss you like crazy Pa.

Patrick Jacobs

April 11, 2011

Danny and family, so sorry to hear of your loss. May you find peace through your friends, family and prayers

Nicole Hallford

April 11, 2011

Really missing my dad.....feeling a bit lost today!

cindy flagg

April 11, 2011

so sorry for your loss. he'll be missed .he was a speacial man
cindy [pointer trail]

Tom Hughes

April 10, 2011

So sorry for your loss.