Daniel McPhee
  • In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made in Daniel's memory to:
  • The John E. Fogarty Center
    220 Woonasquatucket Ave
    North Providence, RI 02911.

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“Although I only actually sat with Dan a handful of times, each one has a great memory and big smile attached. I am going to miss my Christmas cards...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Charlene - Middleboro, MA

“Dan McPhee; You Are by far one of the most beautiful souls I’ve had the honor to have known. Your sincere kindness, thoughtful giving nature &...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Catherine Lafrance-Lopez - Oxford, CT

“Dan will be missed by all who knew him! I believe his greatest legacy is his son Doug. Dan and Sis raised a wonderful, kind, and caring man, and I...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Melanie A. Simmonds - RI

“My condolences to you, Doug, and your family. Your dad was a special man and a wonderfully warm person. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Cyndie Griffin Merola

“Our condolences to Doug and the rest of Dan's family. Dan was a wonderful friend to my mother, Evelyn, from the Silver Sneakers exercise group at...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Mary Gelezunas, on behalf of my mother, Evelyn Gelezunas - CT

“Offering our deepest condolences during this time, our thoughts are with you ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Kurt & Carl Miller and the Staff of Miller-Ward Funeral Home - CT

“Dear Uncle Dan...how you will be missed. But all I can think about is that your suffering is over and you are with Aunt Sis now. There are so many...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Donna Packard - Macedon, NY

“Many of you knew Dan as a friend, I was lucky enough to be one two people that called him Dad. Through out my life he was many thing; parent, mentor,...Read More »
8 of 8 | Posted by: Doug McPhee - Slatersville, RI


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Daniel F. McPhee, age 81, of Oxford, the beloved husband of the late Carolyn Brown McPhee, entered into eternal rest on Friday, February 22, 2013 at Griffin Hospital. He was born in Rochester, NY on March 4, 1931, son of the late Walter and Louise McPhee Daniel was a devout communicant of The Church of the Good Shepherd of Seymour. He was a Mechanical Engineer for the Farrell Corp. for many years working at both their Rochester, NY and Ansonia facilities. Daniel proudly served his country as a member of the United States Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a volunteer for Griffin Hospital, was an avid member of the YMCA Silver Sneakers and loved woodworking, especially creating wooden model cars that he donated to different charities. Daniel will be sadly missed by his family and many friends. His loving family includes is two sons, David D. McPhee and his wife Darlene of Grand Island, Florida and Douglas E. McPhee and his wife Melanie of Slatersville, RI, his brother Raymond McPhee and with wife Betty, his sisters Lillian Grausnick and her husband Bob and Dorothy Kenny and her husband Tom, his grandson Jeremy McPhee, his great granddaughter Kailey McPhee and several nieces and nephews. Daniel was predeceased by his brothers Edward McPhee, Jack McPhee, Walter McPhee and Jerry McPhee and his sister Wilma Steffenhagen.
A Funeral Service is Celebration of Daniel's life will be held on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 10:00 am in the Chapel of the Miller-Ward Funeral Home, 260 Bank Street (RT 67, across from Klarides Village) Seymour with a Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 11:00 am at The Church of the Good Shepherd, 135 Mountain Road, Seymour. Interment in the family plot at Mountain Meadows Cemetery, Seymour, will be in the Spring. Friends and relatives may call at the funeral home on Thursday morning from 8:00 am until the start of the Funeral Service at 10:00 am. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made in Daniel's memory to The John E. Fogarty Center, 220 Woonasquatucket Ave, North Providence, RI 02911.