Love, Daniel Leroy

DANIEL LEROY “DAN THE MAN” LOVE of Marion, Ind., 62, a retired former pastor of the Indiana Conference, died Thursday, March 13, 2014. Visitation will be from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday, March 16, at the Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, Storey Chapel, 400 E. Main Street in Gas City, Ind. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 17 at the Mt. Olive United Methodist Church, 2015 North 300 West in Marion with the Rev. Mark Hill officiating. Burial will be in Howe Cemetery in Marion. Survivors include: wife, Shirley (Meade) Love of Marion; children, Amie L. Love, Thomas J. Love and Lisa A. Love, all of Marion; and mother, Ruth B. Love of Marion. He served the Rigdon and Morris Chapel United Methodist churches in Indiana and was a member of Mt. Olive United Methodist Church. Memorial donations can be sent to Faith ‘N Action, c/o Mt. Olive United Methodist Church, 2015 North 300 West, Marion, IN 46952. Condolences can be sent to Shirley Love, 2586 S. 500 E, Marion, IN 46953. Online condolences may be made at