LAPORTE ---- Danny W. Wilhelm Sr., 38, of LaPorte, died Sunday, Jan. 4, 2004, at his home.
He was a member of Grace Baptist Church of LaPorte, and Sons of the American Legion Gary Hammond Post 1130 of LaPorte. He was a National Guard veteran having served eight years.
Born June 5, 1965, he was the son of Eugene J. Sr. and Shirley (Morgan) Wilhelm.
Surviving are his mother, Shirley Wilhelm Martin of LaPorte; two daughters, Kathryn E. Miller and Dannielle M. Wilhelm, both of Linton; two sons, Danny Jr. and Seth, both of LaPorte; one sister, Sheri Carter of Union Mills; and one brother, Eugene Jr. of LaPorte.
He was preceded in death by his father; step-father, Eugene Martin; one brother, Billy Ray; and his grandparents.
A memorial service will be today at 1 p.m. at Haverstock Funeral Home in LaPorte with the Rev. Monroe Jones officiating.
There will be no visitation. Cremation will take place and burial of ashes will be at a later date in Pine Lake Cemetery in LaPorte.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family, c/o Haverstock Funeral Home, 602 Maple Ave., LaPorte, Ind., 46350.|