(May 18,1957- July 5, 2018) - It is with heavy hearts we notify you that our husband, father and grandpa passed away at St. Joseph's Health Center on July 5th, 2018. Loving husband of Judy for 36 years. Father of Trisha (Brodie) and Sean. Grandpa to Sara and Hunter. Loving son-in-law of Bill Baxter and Clara Baxter. Brother-in-law to Jim Baxter (Dixie) and sister-in-law Lydia Gaisford. Nephew of Emma Payne, Marjorie Payne, Barbara Payne and Marjorie and Don Boucher all of Huntsville. Predeceased by his parents Emery and Grace and brother Dave. Survived by nieces, nephews and cousins. At Dan's request there is no visitation or service. Cremation has taken place. If desired, donations can be made in Dan's name to Sunrise Therapeutic Riding and Learning Centre, 6920 Concession 1, Puslinch, ON N0B2J0 (519-837-0558) or to a charity of your choice. A celebration of life will be announced at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the GILCHRIST CHAPEL – McIntyre & Wilkie Funeral Home, One Delhi Street, Guelph, (519-824-0031).