Daniel R. Wilhite, 64, passed away unexpectedly May 5, 2018. He was born March 3, 1954 in Ravenna, OH to the late Barbara and James Wilhite.

Danny was President of the family business Wilhite Painting for many years. He enjoyed golfing, reading, and gardening.

Preceded in death by his brother Bobby, he is survived by his children Mary and Adam Wilhite and Dannie and Derek Davis; grandchildren Preston, Caleb, Aubrey and Logan and great-granddaughter Aunaleah; siblings Jimmy Wilhite, Marcy (Steve) Baker, Judy Wilhite, Angela (Rich) Robinson, Eddie (Kim) Wilhite, Anita Wilhite and Krissy (Michael) Kennell; many nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends. He will be especially missed by his pride and joy and best buddy, his grandson Preston with whom he had an unbreakable bond.

The family will receive friends Wednesday 5 to 8 PM with a Rosary Service at 7:45 PM at Hilliard-Rospert Funeral Home, 174 N. Lyman Street in Wadsworth. Mass of Christian Burial will be Thursday 11 AM at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 272 Broad Street in Wadsworth, Father Joseph Labak celebrant. Private burial will be held at a later date at Woodlawn Cemetery.

Should friends desire, memorial contributions can be sent to Hilliard-Rospert or his children.