Daniel Thomas “Dan” Casey, 67, of Palatka, passed from this life unexpectedly on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at Putnam Community Medical Center from natural causes. Born in Kinston, North Carolina, he lived in Palatka since 1961 coming from Kinston. Dan worked in several departments at Georgia Pacific, retiring as Maintenance Superintendent following 46 years of service. During this time, he also served in the Army Reserves and retired after 26 years as a Master Sargent. When not working, Dan enjoyed time spent fishing, RVing and working in his yard. He was of the Baptist faith.
Dan is survived by his wife of 46 years, Deborah Akins Casey of Palatka and a son Jonathan Casey (Nichole) of Palatka and numerous other extended family.
Graveside services will at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, August 3, 2017 at Palatka Memorial Gardens with Bro. Tommy Smith officiating. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6-8 P.M. at Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.
Flowers are gratefully accepted or memorial donations may be sent to Putnam First Cancer Fund, 600 Zeagler Dr., Palatka, FL 32177.
Memories and condolences may be expressed to the family at Dan’s Book of Memories page at www.JohnsonOverturffunerals.com.
Arrangements are entrusted to Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.