Daniel Thomas Amaral

January 3, 1981July 29, 2014

Daniel Thomas Amaral, a lifelong Merced, CA resident was born on January 3, 1981 and passed away on July 29, 2014 at the tender age of 33. Daniel worked for the City of Merced as a sewer collections operator. He was a member of the Kingdom Ranch Ministries. Daniel was preceded in death by his grandparents, Betty Jean Sullivan, Thomas William Sullivan and John Leslie Amaral. He leaves behind his parents, Daniel Gene and Betty Jeannette Amaral; brother, Brady Robert (Sharise Elizabeth) Amaral; grandparents, Billie Sue (Bob) Railton and girlfriend, Sarah Cox. A graveside service will be held at Merced District Cemetery on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 10:00am. In lieu of flowers, family requests donations to be made to a charity of your choice to Colon Cancer. Arrangements under the direction of Stratford Evans Merced Funeral Home, Merced, CA.


  • Graveside Service Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Daniel Thomas Amaral

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August 18, 2014

Little Danny was such a fun part of my girls' childhood. “Frogs and snails and puppy dog teils” that's what Little Dannny was made of. I am grateful for the opportunity to have known the little boy who became the man that everyone speaks so highly of. Tammie Stevens

Mark Romeo

August 9, 2014

We are so sorry to hear of your loss. We remember Danny as a baby. Our thoughts and prayers our with your family.
Mark & Teresa Romeo

Linda Bourke

August 7, 2014

Dan- I am so sorry for the loss of your beloved son....I regret never having the opportunity to meet him. Your 2nd cousin....Linda Bourke

August 5, 2014

Dan, Jeannette, & Brady, my heart goes out to you at this time. Danny was a great guy, from a great family, he will be truly missed. Hugs & Prayers, Leah Brown

Downum Family

August 5, 2014

Dan, Jeanette, Brady, so very sad to hear of Dannys' passing. He was a fine young man, great worker, good friend to all. Know that the only thing greater than your love for him, was his love for you. He will be missed! You are always in our thoughts & prayers. God bless little Danny!

Rhonda Lambert

August 4, 2014

Danny was a very special person and will be missed very much. Danny will always be remembered.

Emmanuel Rios

August 4, 2014

Truly missed, never forgotten. Dan, Jeannette, and Brady our prayers are with you guys.

Monique Gama

August 4, 2014

Danny is truly missed. No words can be said to ease your pain but my thoughts and prayers are will your family during this painful time.

August 4, 2014

Dan, we are so sorry to read of the death of your son. Our condolences to you and your family. Beverly & Wes Bowman

Stratford Evans Funeral Chapel

August 2, 2014

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.