CONNEAUTVILLE, Pennsylvania – (MyValleyTributes) – Daniel Jay Merten, Sr. went to be with the Lord Wednesday, November 4, 2020 while residing in Conneautville Pennsylvania.
He was born March 25, 1958 in Sharon Pennsylvania to James and Dorothy Merten.
In Daniel’s younger days he worked as a roofer. After an accident left him unable to continue to roof, he went on to be a bus driver, driving kids back and forth to school.
He enjoyed working on cars, baking, cooking but his greatest pleasure was fishing and hunting. He could fish for days being lost in time.
He leaves behind with many memories his mother, Dorothy Merten; four sisters, Pamela Donahue, Patricia Drazina, Rita Graham and Edith Ladue; two brothers, Edwin and Robert Merten; seven children, Tina Grenier, Charlene Hyatt, Daniel Merten, Jr., Heather Cantera, Dawn Barns, Amber Dahl and Douglas Vantine; 25 grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, James J. Merten, Sr. on April 10, 1996 and his brother, James J. Merten, Jr. on June 13, 1980.
No services are currently scheduled.
Arrangements are being handled by the Stephen J Sherman Funeral Home.
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