Daniel L. Flemming, 55

Daniel Lee "Dan" Flemming of West Bend, was born to everlasting life on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2008, at the age of 55 due to pancreatic cancer.

Born into the loving arms of William and Ruth (Erdman) Flemming on Sept. 15, 1952, in Milwaukee.

Dan was a strong family man and great friend to all who were lucky enough to have known him. He was an avid fisherman and hunter.

Dan served his country in the Navy and continued to serve the community. In addition to being a longstanding member and supporter of the Unity Club of West Bend, he served as manager and longtime board member.

Dan is survived by his loving wife and best friend JoAnn (Sabel); his adoring children, Jamie, Kim and Brian. He was beloved Papa to Cala and Madison. He is also survived by his mother, Ruth; his brothers, Michael and Lawrence and their respective families. He is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and special friends.

Dan was preceded in death by his father, William.

A funeral service will be held at 7 p.m., Friday at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel (1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend, WI 53095).

Friends and family may visit from 5 p.m. until the time of service at 7 p.m.

Cremation to follow, Paradise Cremation Services.

The family suggests memorial contributions to the Flemming Family or the Unity Club of West Bend.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family, 338-2050; www.phillipfuneralhome.com.