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Daniel G. Pleake

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Daniel G. Pleake, 58, Carbon, passed away at Maple Ridge Care Center, Lincoln, Ill., July 28, 2010, following a battle with Guillain-Barre' Syndrome.

He was born Dec. 17, 1951, in Putnam County, the son of Daniel and Eloise (McCammack) Pleake.

Danny graduated from South Putnam High School with the class of 1969.

Danny farmed on his family farm for most of his life. Presently, he was working at Great Dane Trailers in the Dry Freight Department.

His passion in life had always been farming. He also enjoyed fishing, spending time with family, friends, and his two dogs Tinker and Belle.

He will forever be remembered as easy going and relaxed.

He was preceded in death by his brother Alan Pleake.

Danny is survived by his parents Daniel Pleake, Florida, and Eloise Pleake, Greencastle, sons Daniel Pleake, Carbon, and Josh Pleake, Brazil, nephews Alan Pleake Jr., Jimmy Pleake and Ronnie Pleake, close family Shirl "Kid" Pleake, Bryton Velazquez, Jack Wiley and Jackie Wiley.

Services will be at Lawson-Miller Chapel, at 10 a.m., Monday, Aug. 1, 2010, with Pastor Ernie Rush officiating. Burial will follow at New Providence Cemetery, Belle Union, Ind.

Visitation will be at the funeral home, Sunday, from 4-8 p.m., and again Monday, from 9 a.m. until time of services.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Clay County Humane Society, PO Box 277, Brazil, Ind., 47834, or Riley Hospital for Children, 50 S. Meridian St., Suite. 500, Indianapolis, Ind., 46202.

Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in his memory.