Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

July 7, 2013

Dane Adam Downey

July 29, 1954 - July 4, 2013


Kokomo Tribune

---- — Dane Adam Downey, 58, Greenwood, formerly of Greentown, passed away at 4:33 p.m. Thursday, July 4, 2013, in Franciscan St. Francis Health, Indianapolis. Born July 29, 1954, in Pittsburgh, Pa., he is the son of William Downey and Betty (Nuss) Downey. On Sept. 5, 1981, in Wellsboro, Pa., he married Olivia Anne (Carlson).

He was a chemical engineer for Delphi Automotive, retiring after 19 years of service. He enjoyed playing the piano, being in the outdoors, especially hiking and fly fishing, woodworking and photography.

Survivors include one daughter, Annie (Tyler) Echelbarger, Greentown; his parents, William (Betty) Downey, Harbinger, N.C ; one brother, Joel (Nancy) Downey, Kokomo; and two sisters, Carol (Michael) Stanford, Middlebury Center, Pa., and Beth (Brian) Thomas, Kill Devil Hills, N.C .

He was preceded in death by his wife on Nov. 6, 2011.

There will be no funeral services or visitation. Cremation is planned. You may read the Downey obituary at www.ellersmortuary.com where you can sign the guestbook or share a personal message to the family. Ellers Mortuary Webster Street Chapel is handling arrangement.