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Daniel  J.  Piper
  • St. John Builders
    Celina, OH 45822

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“My codolences to you,Sue and Children. My thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. I allways like Dan, for he had time to stop and talk, He...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Roger L Stoll - Celina, OH

“I'm lost and broken as well, don't know what to say really. You meant the world to me grandpa the best role model I could have ever had and thank you...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Nicholas Piper - Westerville, OH

“You had the rare and unique ability to make everyone you knew feel special and that we all meant something dear to you. We all have our own special...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Erin Rasberry - Polson, MT

“My condolences in the loss of a husband, father and grandfather. Laura (Tinnel) Lyons ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: Laura Lyons - Ohio City, OH

“Jenny Ron nd Family Our Thoughts n Prayers Are With You &Your Family! Sis &Eric Sams ”
5 of 10 | Posted by: Sis sams

“SUE' IM SO SORRY TO HEAR OF DANS PASSING ,WE SHARED SO MANY MEMORIES BOTH GOOD AND BAD I WOULDNT NO WHERE TO START,BUT DAN ALWAYS HAD A WAY TO MAKE...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: RON ARMY - VAN WERT, OH - FRIEND

“I have never felt this broken and lost before. Words can't describe how much you are missed. You were the best grandpa a girl could ever have. My...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Natalie Mustard - OH

“I have so many fond memories of you, Dan. One of my favorites was when you gave a huge Book of Knowledge and said "surely there's something in here...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Helen Miller - Elkmont, AL

“May God be with you and your family, our prayers will with you. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Kris Massey - Columbus, OH

“For Sue, Jeni and Shawn and each and every grandchildHow can anyone not think of Dan, your Dad, your Grandpa and not smile. He was, as you were Sue,...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Monta Hirzel - Loudon, TN


Daniel J. Piper, age 75 of 601 North Buckeye St. passed away at 11:48p.m. on Sunday June 1, 2014 at the Mercer County Community Hospital in Coldwater. He was born on July 10, 1938 in Pittston, PA., to Hubert & Mary (Jordan) Piper. On July 8, 1961 he married Sue Raudenbush, who lives in Celina. Also surviving is his father Hubert Piper of Polson, Montana, son & daughter-in-law Shawn & Christine Piper of Westerville, daughter & son-in-law Jennifer & Ronald Kuhn of Celina, six grandchildren Nicholas Piper, Alex Adams, Natalie & Joe Piper-Mustard, Madison Kuhn, Jenna Kuhn, Grant Piper, three great grandchildren Piper Adelle Mustard, Jaxson Mustard, Zayden Kuhn, sisters Madeline Piper of Boston, Helen Miller of Huntsville, AL, Mary Rasberry of Polson, Montana, sister-in-law Phyllis Nash of Celina and several nieces and Nephews. Daniel was preceded in death by his Mother Mary (Jordan) Piper, sister & brothers-in-law Elizabeth & Chester Fetters, Stan Miller, John Rasberry and William Nash. Dan graduated from Celina High School with the Class of 1956 and graduated from Barber College in Chicago. He served his country in the U.S. Navy as a Communications Technician 3rd Class in Japan for three years. Dan was formerly employed at International Harvester in Ft. Wayne and Owned a Barber Shop in Convoy, Ohio. He retired from the State of Ohio Department of Correctional Institution in Lima. He was the Chief Union Steward for the Ohio State Department of Corrections and an avid member of the Crestview Booster Club. He sponsored the Convoy Browns Girls Softball Team while in Convoy for several years. His passion was woodworking. A Memorial services will be held at 5:00p.m. on Thursday June 5, 2014 at the Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, with Rev. Jeff Gramza officiating. Burial will follow in North Grove Cemetery. Friends may call 1 hour before services at the funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. John Builders. On-Line condolences may be left at LHDfuneralhome.com.