Daniel Lee Lashway fought his last battle and passed away Thursday, September 30, 2021, with his wife, Sheryll by his side. Danny was born to Zelma H. (Norcutt) and Joseph C. Lashway on February 16, 1947. He spent his elementary years attending Crowe School on the Fairfield Bench, high school at Fairfield and graduating Cascade High in 1965.
After high school he was employed at Checker Auto Clinic looking for a career in the automotive field. The Vietnam War interrupted that, and he was drafted into the Army. Danny excelled with the 1st Calvary division and became their leader. In September of 1968, his platoon took an attack and Danny was seriously wounded. He was discharged with 100% disability and received the Purple Heart.
Danny was married to Marcia Moll before leaving for Vietnam, and she has since passed away. With his second wife, Carol Todd, he adopted her son, Kevin. He was very fortunate to find a special wife, companion, caretaker, and Christian woman, when he married Sheryll Maronick. To read the complete obituary and share condolences, visit the Schnider Funeral Home website.