LEVANT - Daniel Edwin Mayhew, "Danny" passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on May 8, 2014 at a Bangor hospital. Danny was born on April 23, 1940 in Levant, Maine.
Danny worked for a time at area shoe shops before working at Snow and Nealley as a shipping and receiving clerk where he worked for 23 years. Danny enjoyed the solitude of the outdoors. He enjoyed camping, hunting and fishing. He enjoying wide open spaces and was a member of the NRA. He was a devoted family man who adored his wife and cherished his children and grandchildren. He had many special people in his life.
Danny was predeceased by his parents, Norris and Gertrude and several uncles. He is survived by his beloved wife, Doris (Libby) Mayhew; son, Gary Mayhew and wife Candie and grandchildren Connor and Cameron; daughter, Dani-Lynn Modery and husband Keith and grandchildren Gage and Drake; brothers, John and Elden Mayhew and their wives Velma and Lillian; he also had many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Family and friends are invited to visit 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at Kiley & Foley Funeral Service, 299 Union Street, Bangor, where a funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Thursday, May 15, 2014 with Pastor Rick Lambert officiating. Interment will follow at Waugh Cemetery in Levant. A celebration of Danny's life will be held at Harvest Chapel Church in Levant Village following the graveside service. In lieu of cut flowers please consider contributing donations for the creation of a memorial garden at their home in Danny's honor. Donations can be made The Village Nursery, 3057 Union St., Levant, (207) 884-7784.