Penwell Turner Funeral Home - Shelby, Ohio

Danny J. Cairns

Danny J. Cairns, age 65, of North Stewart Road, Mansfield, died unexpectedly Sunday, January 21, 2007 at Med Central Mansfield Hospital.

He was born March 2, 1941 in Mansfield the son of the late Jesse O. and Magdalena (Miller) Cairns. He was a 1959 graduate of Mansfield Senior High School. He was a very proud employee of General Motors in Ontario, retiring on June 30, 2006, after 27 years of service. He attended Mansfield First Church of The Brethren on Grace Street and was a member of United Auto Workers Local 549 and AARP. He enjoyed model trains and feeding the wild birds that found refuge in his yard.

Danny is survived by his wife, Mary (Snyder) Cairns, whom he wed on July 8, 1978; a brother, Jesse H. and Mildred Cairns of Englewood, FL;
Brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Francis and Alice Snyder of Shiloh, Margaret Fuller of Mansfield, Bruce and Marcia Snyder of Shelby; Nieces and Nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 sisters, Carrie Cairns and Della Mauer, a brother, Gene Cairns, and a brother-in-law, Daniel Fuller.

Friends may call on Wednesday, January 24, 2006, from 2-4 and
6-8PM at the Turner Funeral Home, 168 West Main Street, Shelby, where funeral services will be held on Thursday at 10:30 AM with Pastor Linda Lewis officiating. Burial will be in Mansfield Cemetery. Memorial expressions may be made to the Mansfield First Church of the Brethren, 889 Grace Street, Mansfield, Ohio 44905 or to the American Heart Association.

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