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Daniel P. "Dan" New
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Obituary for Daniel P. "Dan" New

Daniel P. "Dan" New, age 85, a longtime resident of Naperville, IL, died Monday, January 29, 2018 at Edward Hospital in Naperville after suffering a stroke. He was born November 4, 1932 in Manhattan, New York City, NY.

Beloved husband of Mary Ann New (nee Strigenz), whom he married July 22, 1961, loving father of Kathie (Craig Ellsworth) Arnove of Dallas, TX, Lisa (Albert) Collevechio of Dallas, Patrick J. New of Naperville and Mike (Tracie) New of Yorkville, IL, adored grandfather of Mia and Jake Arnove; Nicholas (fiancée, Danielle Alina) Collevechio and Rachel (fiancé, Kelly McVeigh) Collevechio; Patrick A. and Emily M. New; Daniel, Ethan, Tess and Gabriel New, cherished great-grandfather of Lane Polla, devoted son of the late Patrick and Veronica (nee Hussey) New, dear brother-in-law of Dr. A.J. Strigenz of Fond du Lac, WI, fond cousin, uncle, great-uncle and friend of many.

Dan grew up on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, NY, later moved to Woodside, Queens, where he graduated from William Cullen Bryant High School and received a degree in economics from Florida State University in Tallahassee. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War and later the Air Force Reserves, and was honorably discharged in 1982. Dan was employed for many years at the The United States Department of Labor in Fort Wayne, IN and Chicago, IL, retiring as an Area Director in 1995. He was a former member of St. Raphael Catholic Church in Naperville and St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Yorkville. Dan loved watching sports, especially his beloved Seminoles. His greatest joy was watching the athletic activities of his children and grandchildren. Dan thoroughly enjoyed travel, taking his family on vacations to various countries in Europe and across the United States. Dan and Mary Ann enjoyed traveling extensively throughout his retirement years.

Memorial Visitation Friday, February 9, 2018, 4:00-8:00 PM at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville, IL.

Family and friends will meet to celebrate a Mass of Christian Burial on Saturday, February 10, 10:30 AM at St. Raphael Catholic Church, 1215 Modaff Rd., Naperville, IL.

Interment: Private.

Donations in Dan's memory can be made to: Naperville Responds For Our Veterans, 210 S. Washington St., Naperville, IL 60540, (331) 684-7899, nrfov.org

For more information, please call (630) 355-0213.


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Memorial Visitation

Friday

9

Feb

4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home

44 S. Mill St.
Naperville, IL 60540

Service

Saturday

10

Feb

10:30 AM
St. Raphael Catholic Church

1215 Modaff Road
Naperville, Illinois 60540


Memorial Contribution

Naperville Responds For Our Veterans

210 S. Washington St.
Naperville, IL 60540
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