Daniel Gillum, age 68, of Bryant passed away Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2021, at his residence.

He was born in Adams County on July 15, 1953, the son of Ralph and Rose Mary (Stein) Gillum. He was married on May 18, 1990, to Tina Steed who survives.

Dan was retired from Ficosa in Berne. He was a 1971 Portland High School graduate. Dan was an avid sports fan, especially of the Pittsburgh Steelers. He enjoyed playing softball, golfing, fishing and his dogs.

Surviving are his wife Tina; two sons, Shawn Gillum (wife: Elizabeth) of Portland and Chad Gillum of Portland; two stepsons, Jason Steed of Portland and Aaron Miller (wife: Casandra) of Portland; one brother, Jeff Gillum (wife: Jama) of Portland; two sisters, Virginia Madden of Toledo and Lisa Fritz (husband: Don) of Indianapolis; and nine grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and Chris; and one sister, Julie.

A memorial visitation will be held on Friday, Jan. 14, 2022, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home. Following the visitation, a meal for the family will be at Evangelical Methodist Church, 930 W. Main St., Portland.

Memorials can be directed to the funeral home to help with expenses.

Condolences may be expressed at baird-reeman.com.