By Buchanan Funeral Home
Daniel (Dan) G Selner, 67 of Kewaunee, was greeted by his Savior with open arms on Oct 21, 2016. Daniel was born August 6, 1949 to the late William and Alice (Jisa) Selner. Daniel married the love of his life Christine (Schlies) July 18, 1981 at Holy Rosary Church. Together they created a beautiful family with their five children, Dawn, Timothy, Ann, Erin and Danielle.
Dan was drafted into the United States Army from 1969 to 1971. He was stationed in Fort Hood, TX. After leaving the army he became a mechanic. He was the Chief Ranger of the Catholic Order of Foresters Court 1190 and an active member the American Legion Post 29. Dan loved spending time with his family, especially watching his grandson play football. Among other things Dan liked hunting, bowling and sucker fishing.
Dan is survived by his wife, Christine, one son Timothy (Bonnie Purzner), three daughters, Ann, Erin Kustka (Brandon) and Danielle (Justin Jandrin), grandson Landon, special friends Abby Purzner, Troy Greatens, two brothers Joe (Barb) Selner, Roger Selner and two sisters Karen Selner, Deb Langenhuizen (Chris), in-laws Joan Selner, Bob Whitcomb, David (Sharon) Schlies, Michael (Marilyn) Schlies, Mary (David) Browne, Theresa (Joel) Nitka, Glen (Kelly) Schlies, Bernadette (Charles) Duescher, Barbara (Peter) Fiala, Mark Schlies and Patrick Schlies, and many nieces and nephews.
He was welcomed into heaven by his daughter, Dawn, parents William and Alice Selner, in laws Theodore and Marcella Schlies, sister Donna Whitcomb, brother William Selner Jr, brother in law, Theodore Schlies Jr, nephew Christopher Schlies and niece Kelly Schlies.
Friends may call after 3:00 pm Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at Buchanan Funeral Home, Kewaunee. Veterans services will be held at 6:30 pm and parish wake service will be held at 7:00 pm. Visitation will continue Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at the funeral home until 10:30 am. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 am at Holy Rosary Church, Kewaunee with Father Jim Dillenburg and Deacon Chuck Agnew presiding. Burial with full Military Rites will be in the parish cemetery.