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DAKEN, John W.

DAKEN, John W.

DAKEN - John W. Of North Tonawanda, September 28, 2017, age 74. Beloved husband of JoAnn (nee Morgia) Daken; loving father to his three flowers, Jennifer Daken, Susan Daken Wadosky and Colleen (Daniel) Klaes; cherished papa to Michael John, Tayler, Ethan, Gavin, Adison and Shaylee; loving brother to Janet (John) Moro, Regina (late James) Treacy and the late Barbara Keller; also survived by several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his special dog Bailey. Visitation Tuesday 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM in the WATTENGEL FUNERAL HOME, 533 Meadow Dr., North Tonawanda. Mass of Christian Burial Wednesday at 10:00 AM from St. Jude the Apostle Parish, 800 Niagara Falls Blvd. Mr. Daken retired from Sweet Home High School after working there for over 20 years. He wasn't ready to retire so John became an Admissions Counselor for Oswego State University for several years. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice Buffalo, 225 Como Park Blvd., Cheektowaga, NY 14227 ( Online guest registry at

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