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Glenn McDaniels


July 15, 1958
January 31, 2020


Glenn A. McDaniels, 61, of Centralia passed away, with his family by his side, Friday, January 31, 2020 at his home in Centralia. He was born on July 15, 1958 the son of Charles Sr. and Loretta (Herrera) McDaniels in Windsor, NY.

Survivors include his mother, Loretta McDaniels of AL; significant other, Joyce Moore of Centralia; children, Brandon Westbrook of Centralia, Bryce Westbrook of Centralia, Andrew McDaniels of Centralia, and raised as his own, Aidyn Farmer; grandchildren, Jace Westbrook, Kyson Westbrook, Teighan Westbrook, Rhyan Westbrook, Ariana Westbrook, Briella Westbrook, Bryce Westbrook Jr., Kainen Westbrook; brothers, Charles McDaniels Jr. (Gabriella) of LA, Joseph McDaniels (Melanie) of PA, and Daniel McDaniels (Diane) of AL; sisters, Margaret McDaniels of AZ, Carmen Wheeler (CC) of FL , Lorita Acquisto (John Jr,) of NY, and Tonya Byrd of AL.

Glenn was preceded in death by his father, Charles McDaniels Sr.

Glenn was a master welder and shared his talents as a certified welder for Monsanto shipyard for 15 years. He was a member of New Testament Baptist Church in Wamac. Glenn was a true athlete, running cross country and hitting home runs while playing baseball. He enjoyed fishing for the next big catch and shooting guns at the range. Glenn loved a good meal and was always searching for the next best restaurant. Glenn meant the world to his family and friends and his memory will live on with all he knew and loved.

Irvin Macz Funeral Home is honored to assist the family of Glenn McDaniels with arrangements. A celebration of life service will be held at a later date by the family. Online condolences and memories of Glenn may be shared with the family by visiting and/or on the funeral home’s Facebook page.