OBITUARY

Dan Lewis Love

May 24, 1943March 22, 2021
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Dan Lewis Love, known to close friends and family as Lovey, went to be with the Lord, surrounded by his family and friends at home, on March 23rd, 2021. Dan was 77 years old. Dan suffered from Alzheimer’s and many strokes since 2005.

Dan was born on May 24th, 1943 to Harold and Arlene Love. Dan was a graduate of North Muskegon High School, where after he got an associate’s degree in business. Dan dedicated 12 years of his life to serving our country, He served 2 years in The United States Army, and 10 years in the Army National Guard. Dan worked as a mechanic for a total of 45 years, Dan worked for many different places throughout his mechanic career, including Muir Brothers, Derby, Blaise Lincoln Mercury, and for the City of Muskegon. Dan married Judy Bryan on December 21st, 1964 in Muskegon, Michigan. The couple spent 56 wonderful years together. Dan loved camping, hunting, and fishing. Dan was in archery competitions for a few years, and on the rifle team for 10 years. Dan traveled to many different army bases to compete in tournaments, and won many awards. Dan Loved being with family and friends, especially around a campfire, the higher the flames the better. Dan was an avid picture taker, and took his camera with him everywhere he went.

Dan was preceded in death by his parents Harold and Arlene Love, parents-in-law Blanche Miller, Bill Miller, and Burl Bryan, grandparents Glenn Love and Hilda Dablechett, brothers-in-law Frank Bryan, Gil Pinter, and David Ingersoll Sr., and nephew David Ingersoll Jr.

Dan is survived by his wife Judy Love, children Dan Jr. (Chris), and Joe, grandchildren Samantha Rudicil (Taylor), Sabrina Love (Curtis), Randy Love (Chyenne), Nykitia Love, and Nickolas Love, sisters Bonnie Anderson (Tom), and Vikki Chernney (Rod), as well as, 3 great grandchildren Ellizabeth, Harper, and Wyatt.

A Celebration of Life Service with Military Honors will take place on Monday, April 5th, 2021 at Living Word Church, located at 1551 Wood St. Muskegon MI, 49442. The service will start promptly at 11:00am, with a visitation 1 hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a memorial donation to Harbor Hospice in Dan’s honor.

Services

  • Visitation

    Monday, April 5, 2021

  • Celebration of Life Service

    Monday, April 5, 2021

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Bonnie & Jerry Joldersma

March 26, 2021

So sorry for your loss Judy & family. Dan was a great guy. We had some good times around Harold & Arlenes fire pit in the front yard back in the day. Hugs to you friend & prayers for peace

Jerry & Bonnie JOLDERSMA

Judy Love

March 25, 2021

To my sweetie , who is now in heaven. I will miss you forever and ever. I love you with all my heart and soul.Take good care of our baby girl and give her hug and kisses from her mommy. You are now in peace and know longer in pain. See you in heaven 💕. Judy

Paul Lillmars

March 25, 2021

I met you through your son Dan, it was the trout opener at Doctors cabin, everyone called you"Lovey". Shortly after that weekend, you were "POPS" to me, you'll live forever in my memories...

Ronald Funderburg

March 24, 2021

Dan was a wonderful friend and fellow soldier. He will be missed greatly. We served many years together. Dan is a soldier for God now and awaits the rest of his fellow soldiers. Bless all his family my heart goes out to you!

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Military Ball October 1986
Dan + Judy Love

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Military Ball October 1986
Dan + Judy Love

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Military Ball, October 19, 1985

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