Eleanor Marie Daniels, age 81, of Three Rivers, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 24, 2015 at Borgess Medical Center following a brief illness. She was born on August 13, 1933, the daughter of Walt and N Chenoweth) Nichols.
Mrs. Daniels was a lifetime resident of Three Rivers. She attended and graduated from Three Rivers Schools. On Sept. 9, 1956 she was united in marriage to Ted Daniels. Eleanor was a member of the Three Rivers Eagles, the American Legion Auxiliary and the Three Rivers Moose Lodge. She still enjoyed her Monday Afternoon Card Club and trips to the casino until her recent illness. Her real passion was spending time with her family, grandsons, and many good friends, who will all miss her greatly.
Eleanor was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Ted Daniels who passed on Oct. 26, 1995; one brother, Rolland Nichols, and her niece Tina Nichols.
She leaves to cherish her loving memory, two sons, Rick (Sara) Daniels, and Mark (Sheli Cupp) Daniels, both of Three Rivers; one sister, Beverly Kundert, of Three Rivers and three grandsons, Joshua, Drake, and Ross (Emily) Daniels, and several nieces and nephews, and their extended families.
The family will receive friends from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 28th, 2015 at the Hohner Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 29th, 2015 at the Hohner Funeral Home with Pastor Gary Carr officiating.
Interment will be held in Poe Cemetery, Newberg Township.
Memorials may be donated to the St. Joseph County Relay for Life. Envelopes available at Hohner Funeral Home in care of arrangements.