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“Betty just called with the news. Suzanne, Allison, Doug and family. Now that Dan's had a chance to hug Cory and have a great reunion on "the other...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Gail and Willi Schwoebel - Carmel, IN

“ken, Keri, Jake and Zach ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: Ken Weishaar - Tarpon Springs, FL

“We were very sad to hear of Dan's passing. But knowing he is with my dear friend and his son, Cory, sharing a laugh brings a smile to my heart. You...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Ken Weishaar - Tarpon Springs, FL

“To Allison and the Carter family, My heart is heavy for your family. Dan was a beloved father, husband and grandfather. I wish I could take away...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Staci Weaver - San Antonio, TX

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and pray you can continue to heal with your family near you. You have suffered a lot in a short period of time...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Ken & Barbara - Plano, TX

“I know that nothing I say will help at this difficult time; just know that Gina and I will always be by your side and be here to comfort you whenever...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Ivette and Gina Ciccio - FL

“We are saddened by Dan's passing. Paul has lost his 'brother'. However, we know that Dan is healed and not in any pain...he is whole, and reunited...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Paul and Judy Weishaar - IN

“Dear Sue and Family, We are saddened to hear of Dan's passing. He was my Marine Corps hero and a great mentor growing up on Delaware Lane in Salt...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Steve Carter - Sandy, UT

“Dear Carter family, my sincere condolences to you and the entire family for your loss. You’re in my thoughts and prayers. Mr. Carter was always so...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Tracy Dover Huggins - Orlando, FL

“The staff of Baldwin-Fairchild Cemeteries and Funeral Homes extend our sincere sympathy to you and your family during this difficult time. ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home - FL


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Dan Riches Carter, left this earth to join Heavenly Father on January 11, 2013 at the age of 72. Dan was a resident of Clermont Florida. Dan was at peace knowing he would be joining his son Cory Dan Carter who passed away on January 29, 2012.
Dan is survived by his wife: Suzanne C. Carter; his children: Daughter Allison Kenney and her husband John Kenney and Douglas Carter and his wife Jeannine Carter, daughter-in-law Gayle Carter. Dan was surrounded by the love of his family which includes 17 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Dan was always known as a kind and honest man. He loved his family and left a legacy of optimism and love for each other. Dan was born in Nephi, Utah on December 26, 1940 to LaVar and Florence Carter. He lived in Utah, Indiana and Michigan before settling in Florida. Dan was a family man who loved spending time with his wife, children, and extended family members. He had a great sense of humor and always found a way to make you laugh. Dan was loved by all who knew him; he had an infectious smile that just lit up a room. His love of family and love of life will be the cherished legacy he leaves behind for all who knew him. Arrangements by BALDWIN-FAIRCHILD FUNERAL HOME – WINTER GARDEN CHAPEL 428 E. Plant Street, Winter Garden, FL 34787. 407-656-2233