October 22, 2013

Daniel Leslie Hughes


---- — Daniel Leslie Hughes

Daniel Leslie Hughes, 65, Logansport, passed away at 5:07 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, in Howard Community Hospital, Kokomo.

He was born Oct. 31, 1947, in Logansport, to the late Robert L. and Dorothy Eichensher Hughes.

Daniel retired in 1987 from the U.S. Air Force after serving his country for 20 years. He was a member of the Eagles Lodge #323, and a lifetime member of the V.F.W. Post #3790.

Survivors include one son, Jeffery Hughes, Pearl City, Hawaii; daughter, Janet (Alex) Lekhraj, Munchen, Germany; two granddaughters, Caylee and Jasmine; one brother, Thomas (Brenda) Hughes, La Paz, Ind.; and two nephews.

A memorial graveside service with full military rites will be 10 a.m. Friday at Marion National Cemetery, Marion, with Pastor Mick Simpkins officiating.

Arrangements are entrusted Gundrum Funeral Home and Crematory.