Daniel Paul Powers, 45

August 17, 2009

JAN. 11, 1964-AUG. 14, 2009

Daniel Paul Powers, 45, of Hagerstown, passed away Friday, Aug. 14, 2009, at Julia Manor Health Care Center in Hagerstown.

Born Jan. 11, 1964, in Redwood City, Calif., he was the son of Mona M. (Dremer) Lira and the late John R. Powers.

He was of Christian faith.

He worked as a machinist at Mack-Volvo in Hagerstown since 1999, and previously worked at Boat America, also in Hagerstown.

He was a member of the UAW Local 171; an avid fisherman, hunter and musician with the band Sodd.

He is survived by his loving wife, Wendy J. (Brown) Powers; two daughters, Sierra H. Powers and Ashlyn S. Powers, both at home; two stepdaughters, Julie K. Bolding of Spring Run, Pa., and Sarah J. Ramsey of Hagerstown; two sisters, Melanie Bazzone of Boise, Idaho, and Gina Dean of Hagerstown; two brothers, Tracy Powers of California and Robert L. Powers of Seattle, Wash.; and four grandchildren, Miriam Ramsey, Joey Bolding, Michaela Bolding and Jeremy Bolding.


A memorial service will be held Thursday, Aug. 20, 2009, at 7 p.m. at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, with the Rev. Michael Seger officiating.

Friends will be received one hour before the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Daniel's name to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Attn.: Membership Dept., 6 Herndon Ave. Annapolis, MD 21403; or by logging on to

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