Daniel J. Westcott

May 25, 1960 - March 18, 2014

Daniel J. Westcott, who was born in Dallas, Texas, on May 25, 1960, to Conrad K. and Eileen A. Westcott, passed into eternity on March 18, 2014.by: SUBMITTED - Daniel J. Westcott

Dan graduated with the class of 1978 from Woodburn High School. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps, training as an aircraft structural mechanic and later in the reserves as a construction foreman with the engineers’ company. He was honorably discharged with the rank of sergeant. Dan has lived in Gabbs, Nev., since 2004 and worked as a miner at the Premier Magnesia Mine. Prior to that, he had lived in other regions of Nevada, California, Alaska and Oregon, working in various trades such as blacksmith, construction framer, finisher and ranch hand.

An inurnment ceremony with military honors will be held at Willamette National Cemetery in Portland on April 11 at 10 a.m. The family welcomes you to join us in a celebration of life memorial service on April 11 at 5 p.m. at Mid-Valley Community Church, 591 Gatch Street, in Woodburn.