Feb. 9, 1920 — Jan. 22, 2008
NORWALK — Daniel O. Bores, 87, of rural Monroeville, died Tuesday at Norwalk Memorial Home.
He was born Feb. 9, 1920 in Bismark, Ohio, the son of Benjamin and Alice (Dannemiller) Bores.
He had been a resident of the Willard and Monroeville areas most of his life.
He was a self-employed businessman and a farmer. He graduated from Willard High School.
He was a marine who served during World War II.
He was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Willard. He was a member of the Willard American Legion, Willard VFW and the Willard Elks and enjoyed hunting, fishing and golfing.
He is survived by his wife, Roberta I. "Bobbie" (Sampson) Bores, who he married April 25, 1941; sons, Michael Bores of Plymouth, Thomas and Becky Bores of Monroeville, David and Anna Bores of Willard, and Richard and Connie Bores of Willard; daughters, Linda and Richard Rinehart of Port Clinton and Patricia Adams of Palm Harbor, Fla.; son-in-law, Richard Armatrout of Tampa, Fla.; 14 grandchildren; six great grandchildren; a sister, Leota Haupricht of Willard; a brother and sister-in-law, John and Dortha Bores of Willard; sister-in-law, Lillian Bores of Willard; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Benjamin and Alice (Dannemiller) Bores; a daughter, Karen Armatrout; brothers, Herbert and Harold Bores; and a sister, Alice Dayka.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard.
A Funeral mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church with the Rev. Stanley S. Szybka officiating.
Burial will follow in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Willard with Military Rites.
Memorial gifts may be sent to Stein Hospice.
Online condolences may be made at www.secorfuneralhomes.com