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Daniel W. Marcum, Sr.

Daniel W. Marcum, Sr.

September 21, 1942 — December 21, 2021

Daniel Wilber Marcum, Sr., age 79, Lee's Summit, MO, passed Tuesday, December 21, 2021, at home surrounded by family. He was born September 21, 1942 in Kansas City, MO, the son of Dude and Wilberene Marcum. He married Susan A. Hunt on December 19, 1964, at Holmeswood Baptist Church.

Dan was a graduate of Southeast High School class of 1961. Football was his first love; he lettered at every sport he played. He was a Little All-American, played football for William Jewell, and graduated from Jewell in 1965. He met his wife, Susan, at Southeast; on their date he asked her to walk around the block and he carried her. He held several leadership positions in business and technology sector including executive HORL vice-president.

He is survived by his forever love, Susan Hunt Marcum, of the home, sister, Ann Bass, sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Francine (Larry) Whited, daughter, Rebecca (David) Parker, daughter, Kristina (Rich) Kempin, and son, Daniel (Linda) Marcum, Jr.; 6 grandchildren: Cierra, Jack (fiance Kayla), Ainsley, Alyssa, Natalie, and Brad; and 1 great-grandchild, Maya, who summed up how we all felt with her name for him: “One.” Another great-grandchild is due in June. His parents and infant son preceded him in death. He was a loving and cherished uncle and cousin. He was a member of Lee’s Summit United Methodist Church.

Graveside services will be 1PM, December 23, 2021 at Memorial Park Cemetery at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri. Memorial contributions are suggested to City Union Mission.

Service Information

Graveside services will be 1PM, December 23, 2021 at Memorial Park Cemetery at Park Lawn Funeral Home, 8251 Hillcrest Rd., Kansas City, Missouri. Memorial contributions are suggested to City Union Mission.

Daniel W. Marcum, Sr.'s Guestbook

I’m sorry to get this news . Dan was a fraternity brother at William Jewel( Sigma Nu). Also, we played on the same Football team under coach Patterson . Dan was a great player , played the spinner back position and would knock a tree down with his lead blocks. Rest In Peace Dan. Ed Schriber

Ed Schriber

I am Dora's daughter

Vickey Longacre henry

Dan was a wonderful man and true hero to his family. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Jim and Libby Rinehart

You will be missed by your family and friends. Our thoughts are with all of them.

Tanja and Jim Keay

To a great man that will be forever missed when we come to visit. We love and cherish you, not only as an uncle but a friend and confidant. Aunt Susan, always remember we are only a phone call away and Dallas is a great place to get away if you need to. Love to you all. Jeff and Paul

Paul Janecka

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