Dana L. “Dan” Brischke, age 74, of Shelby, passed away Wednesday, October 21, 2020. He was born September 10, 1946 in Shelby to William and Betty (Makin) Brischke.
Dan graduated from Shelby High School in 1964. He was employed at Howmet Corporation for forty-three years, retiring in 2008. He enjoyed deer hunting in his younger years. Dan was a member of the Oceana Eagles in Hart and enjoyed playing Keno and visiting with friends there.
He is survived by his wife, Gloria; daughters, Karla Brischke of Greenville, South Carolina, Lavonne (Kevin) Hysell of Bridgeton, Michigan and Katelynn Brischke of Shelby; his stepdaughter, Kelly Wilkins of St. Joseph, Michigan; and his sister, Betty (Tom) TenBrink of New Era. He was preceded in death by his parents, his son, Shannon and his brother, Bill.
At Dan’s request, no services will be held. In lieu of flowers please consider memorials to the Oceana Eagles, 4535 N. Oceana Drive, Hart, Michigan 49420.
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