Daniel Patrick McCahill

Daniel Patrick McCahill

Daniel Patrick McCahill

Dan passed away in Hawthorne on Nov. 28, 2017, he was 82 years old.

Born in New Jersey, Dan was the first of five sons born to Daniel and Frances McCahill. He was a working man all of his life in various professions including accounting and retail. In 1978, Dan moved to Nevada and made Hawthorne his home for nearly 40 years. A true hardworking family man, he lived a long and full life. Although Dan encountered ongoing health issues, he still loved hosting weekly “Dinner Nights” for his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He will be terribly missed by all his family and friends.

Dan is survived by Janet, his wife of 60 years and their seven children; Gineen Kyler (Kirk); Michael; Dianne Murphy (Bill); Christine Hoferer (Rob); Maureen Dean (Dale); Maryanne Strong and Kathleen Connolly (Mike). “Pop” is also survived by his 20 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren. Dan was preceded in death by his parents and four younger brothers: Jimmy, Bob, Jerry and Tommy.

A memorial service was held Dec. 2, 2017 at Gunter’s Funeral Home followed by a Celebration of Life at the VFW.

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