Daniel D Duvall

November 28, 1966February 16, 2014

Danny Duvall, 47, of Kansas City, MO went home to the Lord on February 16, 2014. Visitation from 5:30-7:30pm at Nativity of Mary Catholic Church (10010 E. 40 HWY, Indep., MO) on Thurs., Feb. 20, 2014 with rosary recited at 7:30pm. Mass of Christian burial 11am Fri. at the church with interment following in Mt. Olivet Cemetery.

Danny was born on November 28, 1966 to Walter & Ruth Duvall. He attended Lakewood State School where he graduated in 1987. Danny was very active in the Special Olympics for 37 years. He competed in golf, bocce, softball, bowling & basketball just to name a few. In 2008 he received the Special Olympics Missouri Outstanding Athlete of the Year Award. In 2014 he was inducted into the Special Olympics Hall of Fame and the MO Sports Hall of Fame. He was also recognized for several honors as a SOMO athlete & won the Bishop Sullivan Award through Catholic Charities for his work as an Eucharistic Minister, Usher & a member of the Knights of Columbus; which he was a 4th Degree Knight. Danny worked for 27 years at Southeast Enterprises where he was Employee of the Month numerous times. Danny has touched more lives with his contagious smile, fun-loving attitude, his giving heart & his spirit for sportsmanship.

Danny was preceded in death by his father and is survived by his mother; 8 siblings, Dennis (Rena), Donna Bente, Donald (Deborah), David, Denise Vogel (Clayton), Duane (Cathy), Diane Bohannon (Chuck) & Dayle Tanksley (Greg); numerous nieces & nephews & many friends.

Memorial donations are suggested to the church, S.E. Enterprises, P.O. Box 9473 - 6701 Booth St., KCMO 64133 or to the Special Olympics, 1001 Diamond Ridge, Suite 800, Jefferson City, MO 65107. Online condolences to Arr: McGilley Sheil Chapel, 11924 E. 47th St., KCMO 64133.


  • Visitation Thursday, February 20, 2014
  • Rosary Service Thursday, February 20, 2014
  • Funeral Service Friday, February 21, 2014

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April 18, 2014

Sorry for your loss

March 8, 2014

Danny was an outstanding young man,he will be missed by all who knew him.All of his achievement will be remember by all,bowling,golf,softball and most of all his kindness and love for life.We will miss you Danny your kindness,love for life.

Father Tom Borkowski

February 27, 2014

My deepest sympathy. You are held tenderly in my prayer.

Denise Vogel

February 25, 2014

RIP little brother. Love you and will miss you so much.

Sheila Taylor

February 21, 2014

My condolence to the family of Danny Duvall. I was so sorry to here of Danny passing. My heart was broken. Danny is with the lord. I met Danny through my cousin Tiffany Johnson, who is one of Danny bestfriend. Danny was a very out going guy who would light up the room when I was around, brought a smile to my face. We started talking like we had known each other for years. I will miss your warm smiles & hugs Danny. R.I.P my child. (Taylor Family)

Donald Roberts

February 21, 2014

So sorry for your loss. Danny and my brother Chris Roberts grew up together, and I know your son will be missed terribly. May the Lord bless and keep you, and give you comfort.

Joe Harris

February 21, 2014

I am so sorry to hear of Danny's passing. I have missed his smile at church for a long time now, and at all of the Nativity functions. My whole family will keep you in our prayers, and Danny in our thoughts. Joe and Sandy Harris

February 20, 2014

Ruth, we are very sorry for the loss of your beloved Danny. We will miss him dearly. What an honor to have known him all the years we did. Our prayers go out to you.

All our Love,
Roger and Lisa Breshears

Denise Rector

February 20, 2014

My deepest condolences and prayers to the Duvall family. I am a friend of Donna's and I know how deeply you all loved Danny. Blessings and peace to you all - I pray that you find some comfort in your wonderful memories of Danny, and knowing that he touched so many lives and was so well loved.

Jeff and Margot Johnson

February 20, 2014

Our deepest sympathy and condolences to the Duvall family. Danny touched so many lives and he will be sincerely missed by his friends all the way in Rhode Island. You are in our prayers.