Daniel Arec Simeri


Daniel Arec Simeri, 61, Elkhart, passed away Friday July 5, at his home.
He was born March 26, 1958 in Elkhart to Rocco John and Connie (Prather) Simeri Jr.
Surviving are four children, Arec Simeri, Christopher (Lia) Simeri both of Indianapolis, Anna Simeri, Los Angeles, California and Anthony Simeri, Elkhart; a granddaughter, Phoenix Simeri, Indianapolis; his father and stepmother, Rocco John (Marian) Simeri Jr., South Bend; his mother, Connie Simeri, Granger; and a brother, Rocco John (Shawn) Simeri III, Granger.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Michael Simeri.
Daniel graduated in 1976 from Memorial High School, Elkhart, and attended the University of Notre Dame. He was a member of the Christiana Creek Country Club. He enjoyed golfing, listening to rock music and stand-up comedy. But most of all, he loved spending time with his family.
Daniel was the owner of Architectural Wood Co. in Elkhart and also the owner of Simeri's Italian in Indianapolis.
A celebration of life service for Daniel will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, at Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home, Elkhart.
Friends may visit with the family for two hours prior to the service. Pastor Terry Miller from Cornerstone Church, Goshen, will preside. After the service, all are invited to Simeri's Beardsley Street Tavern, Elkhart.
Memorial contributions may be given to the American Diabetes Association.
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Published on July 9, 2019
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greg rosander - 12 year old friend.
Jul 10, 2019
Ouch - love and light followed Danny into every heart and home he entered..... we'll catch up on that lunch some later other day I guess. Our South Bend 4th grade teacher Bonnie Chizar will be waiting on him now.