September 9, 2017

Mr. Daniel D. Conrad, 70, of Smith Road, Richmondville, N.Y., died Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017 at his home, following a brief illness.

Born on Sept. 4, 1947 in Amsterdam, N.Y., he was the son of William Conrad and Leta M. Race Conrad. He attended Canajoharie High School and had been living in Richmondville for the past 25 years, previously residing in Canajoharie.

Mr. Conrad worked for LifeSavers in Canajoharie for over 10 years.  He worked for Walmart Distribution in the Maintenance Department for over 10 years and was the owner and operator of the former Boulevard Inn in Canajoharie.

Daniel enlisted in the US Marine Corps. In 1966, serving until 1972, obtaining the rank of lieutenant corporal. He served during the Vietnam War and received a Purple Heart.

He was of Methodist faith.

Mr. Conrad was a past member of the Unity Lodge No. 79.

His brothers, James Conrad and Gerald Conrad predeceased him.

Mr. Conrad is survived by his fiancee of over 40 years, Janice E. Scott of Richmondville, N.Y.; son, Tim Scott and Christine of Camden, N.Y.; daughters, Elizabeth Barr of Richmondville, N.Y., Catherine Scott and Lester Dillenbeck of Richmondville, N.Y.; brother, Dennis W. Conrad and Sandy of Canajoharie, N.Y.; sister, Linda Rush and Tom of South Carolina; 9 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A memorial service will be held on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the chapel of Houghtaling & Smith Funeral Home, Inc., 20 Otsego St., Canajoharie, NY with the Rev. Dr. R.W. Williams officiating.

Contributions in memory of Mr. Daniel D. Conrad may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675.

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