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Floyd A Dana

Birth
Cooperstown, Otsego County, New York, USA
Death 23 Jun 2003 (aged 86)
Oneonta, Otsego County, New York, USA
Burial Oneonta, Otsego County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 17307918 · View Source
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Floyd A. Dana


ONEONTA — Floyd A. Dana, 86, of Oneonta, passed away on Monday, June 23, 2003, at his residence.


He was born on Aug. 4, 1916, in Cooperstown, the son of Ernest and Eva (Toles) Dana.


He married Bertha Schuster on Aug. 9, 1947, in St. James Church in Oneonta.


Floyd graduated from Oneonta High School in 1934, and Hartwick College in 1938.


He served in the United States Army from 1943 to 1945, and was discharged as a Chief Warrant Officer.


He worked for New York State Electric and Gas in Oneonta for 43 years, and retired in 1983, as a resident engineer.


Floyd was a member of the Lutheran Church of the Atonement, an honorary member of the Oneonta Country Club, where he was former chairman of the Greens Committee, BPOE 1312, and Oneonta American Legion Post 259.


He is survived by his wife, Bertha S. Dana, of Oneonta; a daughter, Susan K. Dana, and her loving companion, Les LeViness of Oneonta; his grandchildren, Matthew R. Klafehn of Latham, and Cory M. Klafehn of Oneonta; as well as several nieces and nephews.


A funeral service will be held on Thursday, June 26, 2003, at 11 a.m. in the Lutheran Church of the Atonement, Oneonta, with the Rev. Paul R. Messner, vacancy pastor officiating. Burial will follow in the Oneonta Plains Cemetery.


Friends may call on Wednesday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. in the Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home, Oneonta, at which time the family will be in attendance.


Memorial contributions may be made to the Lutheran Church of the Atonement, Oneonta.


Arrangements are by the Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home, Oneonta.


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  • Created by: Janice Klafehn
  • Added: 5 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17307918
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Floyd A Dana (4 Aug 1916–23 Jun 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17307918, citing Oneonta Plains Cemetery, Oneonta, Otsego County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Janice Klafehn (contributor 46786078) .