Sandoval, Daniel, Ithaca, Michigan

Passed away Friday, March 6, 2015. Age 37 years. Daniel was born September 7, 1977 to Mauricio Sr. and Maria Teresa (Fuentes) Sandoval in Batesville, Indiana. He married Melinda Ilene Nash October 8, 2005. Daniel worked for many years at Soaring Eagle Casino. He loved NASCAR and was a big fan of Dale Earnhardt, Jr., he also loved the Detroit Tigers and wrestling. Daniel loved his family and spent a lot of his time being a great role model for his nieces and nephews. Daniel is survived by his wife, Melinda; his parents Maria and Mauricio Sandoval Sr.; his brothers Mauricio Sandoval Jr. of Ithaca, Roberto (Theresa) Sandoval of Mt. Pleasant, Dusty (Brittany) Mills of Ithaca; and many aunts and uncles, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his grandmother Sara Fuentes, grandfather Jesus Fuentes, and cousins Rene Alegria and Thomas Fuentes III. Funeral services for Dan will take place on Wednesday, March 11, 2015 at 11 a.m. at the Barden Funeral Home in Ithaca. Burial will follow at Ithaca Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Monday, March 9, 2015 from 6-8 p.m. and Tuesday, March 10, 2015 from 12:30-8 p.m. at the funeral home.