Tad loved his family. He enjoyed watching football, playing fantasy football and was an avid fisherman. Tad served in the US Army as Military Police.

Charles Robert Daniel, Jr. “Tad”, 72, died June 5, 2017 at Osage Beach Rehabilitation Center, Osage Beach, Missouri. 

Tad was born December 10, 1944 in Helena, Arkansas to Charles Robert Daniel, Sr. and Floella Ruth Whitworth.

Tad loved his family. He enjoyed watching football, playing fantasy football and was an avid fisherman. Tad served in the US Army as Military Police. Afterwards, he worked as a Dental Lab Technician and eventually opened his own lab, New Dimension Orthodontic Lab in Aurora, Colorado. Tad later moved to the west side of Lake of the Ozarks to do construction, finally settling in Gravois Mills, Missouri.

Tad was preceded in death by his parents and brother, John Thomas Daniel. Survivors include his partner, Patty Van Pelt, his children, Keli Loveland, Erika Cavnar and Derek Daniel, his grandchildren, Delaney, Dylan, Chloe and Jason and a sister, Janine O’Brien and husband Chris.   

There will be a Celebration of Life at 10:30 a.m., on Saturday, October 7, 2017, at Sunrise Beach Community Center, Sunrise Beach, Missouri. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society.