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Fr. Daniel Louis Begin 1/18/1949 - 2/18/2017

posted Feb 18, 2017, 4:54 PM by Gary Pecherkiewicz

FR. DANIEL LOUIS BEGIN


Begin age 68, born Jan. 18,1949, passed away Feb. 18, 2017. He served at several Cleveland area parishes, most recently as Pastor for St. Mary's and Our Lady of Hope in Bedford. Fr. Dan embraced life sharing his boundless curiosity and sensitivity with everyone through his love for all of nature, travel and the fine arts, especially music. He has touched the lives of so many, and he will always be remembered for his smile, compassion, patience, and tireless willingness to serve. He is survived by his chosen family, the children he parented: Derrick L. Phillips (Linda Washington), Donald C. Phillips (Alinda), Melanie Render (nee Woods), Timothy Render, three grandchildren, Taj , Emmanuel, Dalisha, Asa and Antoine, and Darryl Grubbs Jr. He is also survived by his siblings, Rev. Robert Begin, Lenore Begin, Jerome Begin (Paulette), Laura Kuhn, Barbara Campbell (Jeff) and Madonna Tkachyk (Robert). He was preceded in death by his parents Leroy A. and Catherine Begin (nee Wuescher) and his siblings Floyd C. Begin (Antoinette), Mary C. Handley (George), Leroy L. Begin (Patricia), James Begin, Eugene Begin (Marguerite), and Sheila Zimmerer (Walter). The close bonds nurtured through these loving relationships enriched Fr. Dan's life. Vespers will be held At St. Mary's Catholic Church in Bedford, 300 Union St., Bedford, OH, 44146 on Tues. Feb. 21 at 3:00pm with visiting until 8:00pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Mary's on Wed., Feb. 22nd at 11:00am. Visitation before Mass from 9:30-10:45am. H.M Martin Funeral Home is handling the arrangements. Burial will take place at Bedford Cemetery. Memorial gifts may be made to The St. Mary's/Our Lady of Hope Hunger Center. http://www.hmmartinfuneralhome.com/
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