Danny "fought the fight" against ALS, but died on Saturday, May 6, 2017, surrounded by family.
He was born on January 2, 1951, in Ogden, Utah, to Harry L. and Elda June (George) Dodge. He was the oldest of nine children: Michael Dodge, Pamela (Terry) Johnson, Valerie (Doug) Stuart, Mark Dodge (deceased), Wendy (Dan) Scadden, Wayne (Penny) Dodge, June (Kirk) Evensen and Paul (Anna) Dodge. He graduated from Ben Lomond High School in Ogden, Utah.
Danny married Christina E. Castelli on June 21, 1975. They have two children, Troy (Jeri Lynn) Dodge and Deia (Ian) Clary; and five grandchildren: Dalton, Connor, Riya, Greir and Avery.
Danny retired from HAFB as a program manager after 38 years of service, all of which were in the missile/ICBM divisions.
Danny played many sports throughout his life, but his favorite was golf. He loved the challenges that the game brought. His greatest thrill was the trip to Scotland where he played on the "Old Course" at St. Andrews.
Danny and his wife took many vacations and motorcycle trips with family and friends. They shared many great times!!
Danny was preceded in death by his parents; brother. He is survived by his wife; son; daughter-in-law; daughter and son-in-law; and five grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Dodge residence (837 W. 4250 South, Riverdale) on Saturday, May 20, 2017, from 5 to 7 p.m. Please come join us for a "Scooby Doo" shot in his name!