Bryon P. Daniels, 66, of Acushnet died February 10, 2013 at his home surrounded by his loved ones after a courageous battle with cancer.
He was the husband of Virginia A. “Ginger” (Mailloux) Daniels.
Born in New Bedford, the son of the late Roger and Emily (Oliveira) Daniels, he was raised in Acushnet and lived in California before returning to Acushnet in 1968.
Mr. Daniels was a communicant of St. Francis Xavier Church.
He was formerly employed by Polaroid and Titleist.
Mr. Daniels was a member of the Reservation Golf Club and Whaling City Golf Course. He enjoyed sailing, biking and wood carving.
Survivors include his wife; his 3 children, Bethany Daniels of Dartmouth, Michael Daniels and his wife Rachel Dove of Queens, NY and Jason Daniels and his wife Lisa of New Bedford; 2 grandchildren, Nicholas and Abigail; a brother, Roger Daniels of Acushnet; his twin sister, Maureen Hutchinson of Bridgewater; and several nieces and nephews.
His Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday at 10 AM at St. Francis Xavier Church. Burial will follow in Acushnet Cemetery. Visiting hours will be on Thursday from 4-8 PM at the Saunders-Dwyer Mattapoisett Home for Funerals, 50 County Rd. (Rt. 6) Mattapoisett. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to to Swim Across America, Making Waves to Fight Cancer. A Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Beneficiary c/o Bethany Daniels 30 Bullard Street, Walpole, MA 02081 or on-line at http://www.swimacrossamerica.org/site/TR/OpenWater/Boston?px=1024872&pg=personal&fr_id=1931. For directions and guestbook, please visit www.saundersdwyer.com.