Cherished family above everything

Daniel Jon Morawitz, age 71, of Linn Creek, Missouri, departed this life Monday, April 29, 2013 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri.

Daniel was born June 27, 1941 in Center, Missouri, the son of Edward and Nadine (Riley) Morawitz.

Daniel was a self–employed CPA. He loved to fish the Salt River, read, and play Bridge. Dan was a big St. Louis Cardinals fan, along with other sports- of all kinds. His greatest joy came from his family and holding his grandchildren.

Daniel is survived by his wife Barbara; sons, Kevin (Lissa), and Mike (Erin); daughter, Susan McNamara (Tina); three grandchildren, Reagan, Maggie and Tommy; and sister, Jane Yates. His in-laws include Kathryn Morawitz, Ron Akers and Susan, and Darryl Berkbuegler, along with other relatives and friends.

Dan was preceded in death by his parents; his brother Riley; his sister Janice Akers; and brother-in-law Tony Yates.

Visitation will be held Friday, May 3, 2013, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at Hedges-Scott Funeral Home, Camdenton, Missouri.

Funeral Services will be held Saturday, May 4, at 10:00 a.m at the funeral home with Jason Whittle officiating.

Interment will be at Hedges Cemetery in Camdenton.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are suggested to the Organ Recipient Appreciation Endowed Fund, Fund #3389 c/o The Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital, 1001 Highlands Plaza Drive West, Suite 140, St. Louis, MO 63110

Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family at

Arrangements have been placed under the care of Hedges-Scott Funeral Home, Camdenton, Missouri.