Daniel Richard Weiss, age 94, died November 7, 2018 in Chattanooga, TN. He was born July 27, 1924 in Aurora, Illinois. He served in the 20th Armored Division in Europe during World War ll. Upon discharge in 1946, he attended James Millikin University, Decatur, Illinois. Where he met his wife of more than 70 years, BettyAnn Belshaw. After a brief time with Spencer Kellogg and Continental Can Co he was employed at Reynolds Metals Company Can Division as Plant Manager in Houston Texas, Woodbridge, NJ and Richmond VA, plus special assignments in South America and Puerto Rico.
Upon retiring in 1987, he enjoyed golf for over 2 decades in Deland, FL.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother William. He is survived by his wife, Betty Ann, daughters Laurie Schwartz (James), Susan Scates (Paul), and son Richard Scott (Cindy);grandchildren: Anna Eady (Wells), Mandy Phillips (Grady) and James Schwartz, III (Catherine) with seven great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, November 17, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.at First-Centenary Methodist Church, 419 McCallie Ave., Chattanooga, TN 37402 with visitation 10-11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Children’s Enrichment Center (CEC) at First-Centenary Methodist Church.
Arrangements entrusted to Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524, www.lanefh.com