Thurman “Danny” Bland
February 19, 1963 – January 12, 2016
Thurman “Danny” Bland, 52, of Pana, died Tuesday, January 12, 2016 in Heritage Health-Pana. He was born February 19, 1963 in Russellville, AL, son of the late Earl & Carolyn (Wise) Bland.
Danny was a member of the Pana Christian Church and was a truck driver. He enjoyed working with computers and fishing.
Danny Bland & Kathleen Keller were married on March 1, 1980 in Maywood, IL.
He is survived by his wife: Kathleen Bland, Pana, IL; children: Joshua Bland & wife Crystal, Pana, IL; Jonathan Bland & wife Nikki, Langleyville, IL; Carrie Lyons, Shelbyville, IL; Tammy Bland Rhodes, Pana, IL; and Amanda Bland, Wilmington, IL; 11 grandchildren; brothers: Butch Bland & wife Brenda, Pana, IL; Terry Bland & wife Sue, Roselle, IL; Michael Bland; sister: Trace DeMeyer-Hentz & husband Herbert, Greenfield, MA; and brother-in-law: Dennis Kiser, Pana, IL. He was also preceded by his granddaughter, Zoey Bland on April 27, 2010 and sister, Teresa Kiser on February 29, 2012.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 15, 2016 in McCracken-Dean Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Dave Altman officiating. Burial will be in Linwood Cemetery, Pana, IL. Friends may call on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until service time in the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice.
Visitation: McCracken-Dean Funeral Home
Service: McCracken-Dean Funeral Home