Robert Carlton Daniels
Robert Carlton Daniels
  • November 5, 1932 - June 20, 2015
  • Prospect, New York

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Robert C. Daniels, 82, of Prospect, New York, died at home on June 20, 2015.

Bob was born November 5, 1932 in Boonville, NY, son of the late Maxwell and Barbara Daniels. He attended Boonville schools.

He received a Bachelors degree in Agriculture from Cornell University and built and operated Daniels' Poultry Farm in Remsen, NY for 15 years. Before and after his farming experience he was an accomplished carpenter building and renovating many homes. Bob worked very hard, provided well for his family and dearly loved his wife, Shirley, of 57 years. He has deeply missed her since her death in 2011.

Bob is survived by his four children, Debbie and Chet Arthur of Remsen, Teri and Peter Arthur of Remsen, Bill and Lisa Daniels of Durban South Africa, Lori Daniels of Rochester and 13 grandchildren. Bob's younger sister Maxine died in 1955 at age 18.

A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, June 26, 6:30 p.m. at Bethel Baptist Church, 215 Church St., Prospect, NY, with an informal reception to follow.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Bethel Baptist Church toward the gospel literature ministry of Bill Daniels in the Republic of South Africa. For inquiries, (315) 534-5061.