Steven R. Danielson, 71

Steven R. Danielson, age 71, of North Carolina, died Tuesday morning, Jan. 14, 2020, at his home.

He was born Feb. 9, 1948, in Litchfield, the son of the late Donald and Adeline Nyber Danielson.

Steven was a retired Mst/Sgt. with the United States Air Force, serving over 20 years.

After his service in the military, Steve became a gas truck driver with EJ Pope, and also drove for Ace Transport. Prior to his illness in 1995, having his own truck and with his wife, Cheryl, and best buddy, “Poopsie,” by his side, he did jobs for DART.

Steven is survived by his wife, Cheryl Danielson; daughters and sons-in-law, Alea Cave (Chris) of Greensboro, NC; Kathryn Danielson; and Kimberly Wright (Boston), all of Goldsboro, NC; brother and sister-in-law, Brian Danielson (Pam) of Buffalo; sister and brother-in-law, Kathleen Johnson (Jerry) of Anoka; and five grandchildren: Cameron Lee, Hannah Lee, Katelyn Moore, Tanner Cave, and Holden Cave.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory In Dudley, NC, served the family. Online condolences may be sent to www.shumate-faulk.com.

A funeral service and burial with full military honors have taken place in North Carolina.

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