BRADENTON, Florida (AP) — Former Allman Brothers Band guitarist Dan Toler has died following a two-year battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, otherwise known as ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease. He was 65.
Family friend Steve Fayette confirmed earlier this week that Toler passed away in his sleep.
Toler, who is originally from Indiana, joined the Allman Brothers in 1979. In 1982, he joined The Gregg Allman band along with his brother, David ...
""Let your light so shine among men." Dan, your light was evident & people saw Jesus, the light, in your eyes. I will always be thankful to you for being so kind to me and how you treated me like a close friend. I'll carry your words in my heart ..."
– Deborah Murphy, friend,
Brooksville, FL, Mar 10, 2013
"Dan your Music as well you the Person will NEVER be Forgotten......Love always ....J.T."
– john t frankiln, friend,
houston, TX, Mar 09, 2013