DANIEL J. BANTA
Daniel J. Banta, 73, of Quincy died at 2:45 a.m. Monday (December 30, 2013) in his home.
Born February 29, 1940 in Hannibal, Missouri, he was the son of George Leon and Lula Carolyn Cornelius Banta. He married Anna Sue Dickerson on May 31, 1958 in Quincy. She survives.
Daniel was a graduate of Hannibal High School and a member of Faith Assembly of God Church. He enjoyed fishing and especially loves spending time with his family.
He was employed at Quincy Soybean for 14 years and then worked for BASF for 14 years until his retirement.
Survivors include his wife, Anna; five sons, Daniel Wayne Banta (Joann), Edgar Joseph Banta (Julie), Michael Troy Banta, Christopher Neal Banta(Lisa) and Derek Gilmer Banta (Robin); nine grandchildren, Lindsay, Alex, Nicholas, Andrew, Marcus, Abby, Tyler, Rendi, Sydney and Austin; four great grandchildren, Lily, Lucy, Elijah and Marli.
Mr. Banta was preceded in death by his parents.
At Mr. Banta's request there will be no services.
The Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.