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Col. (Ret.) John J.  Danielson, Jr.

Obituary for Col. (Ret.) John J. Danielson, Jr.

August 4, 1934 - November 26, 2017
San Antonio, Texas | Age 83

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COL John J. Danielson, Jr., 83, passed away November 26, 2017 in San Antonio, Texas. He was born August 4, 1934, in Teaneck, New Jersey, to Dr. John and Grace Murphy Danielson.

COL Danielson, graduated from St. Peter's University in Jersey City, New Jersey. He earned a graduate degree in Hospital Administration from Baylor University. His career took him to Germany, Vietnam and many stateside locations. COL Danielson retired after 30 years in the United States Army Medical Service Corps. He was a lifetime member of the Silver Caduceus Association.

John was a member of the Knights of Columbus and enjoyed being a member of the ROMEO's (Retired Old Men Eating Out). He loved the salt air, beaches and fishing. John was an avid sports fan and he especially loved the Spurs and the Dallas Cowboys.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Grace Faith Casagrande.

COL Danielson is survived by his wife, Rosemarie Danielson; daughters, Patricia Danielson, Jeanne Schaefer (Mark) and Susan McGinty (Michael); sons, John Danielson (Velma) and Michael Danielson (Mariann); grandchildren, Christopher, Sean and Emily Schaefer, Jake, Joey and Jacqueline Danielson, Patrick, Kevin and Kelly McGinty.

MASS
MONDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2017
11:30 A.M.
ST. MARK THE EVANGELIST CATHOLIC CHURCH
1602 THOUSAND OAKS DR.
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS 78232

Monsignor Kevin Ryan will officiate.
Interment with Full Military Honors will follow at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery

In lieu of flowers, please remember Jack and his family in your prayers.

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Porter Loring Mortuary North

2102 North Loop 1604 East
San Antonio, TX 78232
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