Daniel Stanley died at his home with family on September 21, 2017. He was born in San Juan, New Mexico on April 12, 1957. His mother was Mae Laughter Stanley. On June 22, 1981 he married Arlene Bekay in West Valley, Utah.
Daniel was a hard worker. He took great pride in his work as a welder and pipefitter. He was one of the best there was. He held a special place in his heart for UA Local 140.
Our dad was a generous man. If he could help any family or friends, he would not hesitate. Family was everything to him!! He always strived to be better.
Surviving Daniel is his wife, Arlene; children: Ardena Bekaye, Kathlyn Muñoz, Garrett Jay Stanley, Bradley Stanley, and Hilarie Liz Stanley; grandsons: Nathan Antonio Muñoz, Izzac Robert Zinn, Ryan Alexander Zinn, and Braden Christopher Zinn; and siblings: Marie Holiday, Mary Lou Fatt, Dorothy Hathale, Bill Stanley, Darlene Sayetsitty, Lawrence Stanley, Loretta Stanley, Mae Todecheene, Bahe Stanley Jr., Gerald Stanley, Larry Stanley, and Ervin Stanley.
A funeral service will be held for Daniel at 12:00 Noon on Monday, September 25, 2017, at the Monument Valley Ward Building of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Monument Valley, Utah. A time of visitation will be held at the church on Monday from 11:00 AM until the time of the service. Interment will be in Monument Valley Cemetery.
Special thanks to Pro Care Hospice, Huntsman Cancer Institute, and the University of Utah Hospital for the care given to Daniel and his family.