Darrell Danielson, 66, of Chatfield, died Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, at the Chosen Valley Care Center in Chatfield.

Darrell was born June 28, 1947, in Rochester, to Chester and Gladys (Brenno) Danielson. On Jan. 14, 1967, he married Pam Holtegaard at Chatfield Lutheran Church.

Darrell previously worked at the Rochester Turkey Hatchery and the Chatfield Super Valu. For the last 10 years, he worked for the Post-Bulletin as a rural carrier.

He always looked forward to spending time with his grandchildren. He enjoyed going to the casino. He and Pam loved to travel across the United States, exploring casinos.

Darrell is deeply loved and will be remembered by his wife, Pam, of Chatfield; son, Greg (Cindy), of Wykoff; three granddaughters, Dawn (John) Walston, Debbie (Mitchell Strain) and Deanna; two great-granddaughters, Kiara and Javaeh; two sisters, Donna (Dick) Hart and Betty Connelly. He will be missed by his many special nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Arland, Clair, Duane, LaVern, Jerry, Lavonne Schoppner and Mavis Danielson.

A funeral service was held Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at Chatfield Lutheran Church in Chatfield, with Pastor Mark Docken officiating.

Burial followed the service at Chatfield Cemetery. Riley Funeral Home in Chatfield was in charge of arrangements, 507-867-4310, rileyfuneralhomes.com