Cover photo for Daniel J. German's Obituary
Daniel J. German Profile Photo

Daniel J. German

June 4, 1940 — January 13, 2021

Daniel J. German

Daniel J. German, age 80, of Bellefontaine, Ohio passed away at 3:58 a.m. Wednesday, January 13, 2021 in the ICU at Mary Rutan Hospital in Bellefontaine.

He was born in Kalida, Ohio June 4, 1940, a son of the late Hilbert and Loretta (Ellerbrock) German. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Richard and Ronald German and two brothers-in-law, Roger Stokes and Max Davis.

On April 11, 1992, he married Kathryn ‘Cookie’ Martindale and she survives. He is also survived by his siblings, Connie (Richard) Wion, Margie Stokes, Phyllis (Gene) Gallimore, Pat Davis and Jim German; children, Rick Price, Greg and Melinda Price, Randy and Tammy Price, Michael and Theresa Price, Susan and Jeremy Alltick; grandchildren Bobbie and Quinton Cooley, Shenna and Russ Oswalt, Brittany and Trey Shropshire, Amanda and Mark Lowery, Danielle Billings, Kaylee and Zack Cox, Taylor Price and Josh Yates, Hailee Price and Dawson Miller, Kimber Price, Ethan Riley, Hunter Lattimer; fourteen great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Danny worked for M&R Television for a number of years before going to work for Belletech, where he retired from after twenty years of service.  Danny loved to fish and enjoyed fishing trips and out of state motorcycle trips with his buddies in his younger years.  He loved to spend time with his grandkids.

There will be a Celebration of Life Saturday, January 23, 2021 at 4:00 p.m. at the American Legion #173 in Bellefontaine.

Due to current pandemic orders, please be symptom-free, practice social distancing and please wear a mask.

The staff of the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Bellefontaine is honored to serve the German family.


To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Daniel J. German, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Celebration of Life

Saturday, January 23, 2021

Starts at 4:00 pm

Harold Kerr American Legion Post 173

120 Colton Ave, Bellefontaine, OH 43311

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 12

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree