Daniel Krous, 85, of Mansfield passed away September 27, 2021 at OhioHealth Mansfield Hospital.
Dan was born April 16, 1936 in Mott, North Dakota to John and Rose Lantz Krous. He served in the United States Army for 2 years, and was a member of the VAW, St. Peter’s Church and St. Pius Verien in North Dakota. Dan worked for Ohio Edison for 35 years and for Lehr Awning for 10 years. For many years, he volunteered at St. Peter’s Church and School in a variety of capacities helping in everything that he could. Dan enjoyed tinkering in anything he could get his hands on.
Survivors include his wife of 60 years Gladys; children Bruce Krous and Stephanie (Mark) Posey; grandchildren Jacob, Mackenzie and Hayden Krous; sisters Pauline Berger, Mary Leingang, Violet Kukus; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers, one sister, and a daughter-in-law Julie Krous.
Friends may call at Herlihy Funeral Home 173 Park Avenue West, on Sunday from 4-6pm, masks are recommended. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated 10:00am Monday at St. Peter’s Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Oak Grove Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude CYO Julie Krous Scholarship Fund.