Wednesday, September 22, 2010


Our good friend and team mate Dan Downey passed away on September 20, 2010. We are so sad to lose such a good guy. He has always been a delight to work with... We have always enjoyed being entertained by Dan. He was a friend to all and we love and miss him.

Below is his obituary and info on the funeral.

Our Little angel Dan Patrick Downey reunited with his best buddy and daddy who died 14 years ago to the day on September 20.

Dan was born on April 23, 1974 to Ned Owen and Carol Elaine Steele Downey in Payson hospital. He loved people and life and was a diehard JAZZ Fan.
The family would like to thank everyone who helpe...d to make his life so great and brought him so much happiness and joy. Basketball players, coaches, bowling buddies, Special Olympics and special friends, everyone involved in special primary over the years, aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews, girlfriends and hunting buddies.

Dan was warmly welcomed back to his heavenly home by his nephews Jared and Eric and several grandparents and family members.
Survived by his angel mother Carol, brothers and sisters Dennis (Debbie) Downey, Jeff (Valorie) Downey, Joy (Joe) Drage, Rose Mary (Jeff) Nyman, Kristina (Ross) Christensen, Lisa Wood, Kelly (Tina) Downey, Rusty (Sarah) Downey, and 87 nieces, nephews and family members who love him very much. He is our rock, the glue that holds the family together and our hero. We thank our heavenly father for allowing us all to have him in our lives for 36 wonderful years.
Dan we will miss you, you will always be in our hearts.