Daniel J. Kuhn of Waterford, Pa. died Wednesday, April 6, 2011. He was born was born at home in Harborcreek, Pa. on March 6, 1929, the son of the late Eugene and Viola G. Kuhn.

Mr. Kuhn graduated from a one-room schoolhouse at Little Hope in Greenfield Township. Thereafter he graduated from North East Joint High School and Gannon College. He was also a graduate of Washington and Lee School of Law in Lexington, Va.

Mr. Kuhn practiced law for many years in Erie and Crawford Counties with his brother Eugene P. Kuhn at Kuhn and Kuhn Law Offices and served as Deputy District Attorney for Erie County for a period of time. He was a former member of both the Erie and Crawford County Bar and the American Bar Association. He also worked early in his career for State Farm Insurance in the Claims Department and also for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

He was a veteran of the Korean War and served in the United States Far East Air Force in Korea and Japan and traveled to Korea, Japan, Taiwan and the Philippines. Mr. Kuhn married Virginia Blore and they celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 25, 2010.

He is survived by his wife Mrs. Virginia Blore Kuhn and five children, Natalie Kuhn of Columbus, Ohio, Phillip Kuhn of Waterford, Pa., Valerie (Mark) Rose of Waterford, Pa., John (Kaylee) Kuhn of Coral Gables Fla., and Craig (Kim) Kuhn of Reston, Va. He has seven grandchildren; Danny, Abigail and Andrew Rose of Waterford, Pa., Amanda, Jessica and Benjamin Kuhn of Coral Gables FL and Haley Kuhn of Reston, Va. He is also survived by a brother William C. Kuhn and his wife Eleanor of Sharon, Pa., and a sister Dorothy Heidecker of Harborcreek, Pa. and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a brother Eugene P. Kuhn.

The family request memorials be made to the All Saints Parrish, 11264 Route 97, Waterford , PA 16441 or to the Stancliff Hose Co. P.O.B. 275 Waterford, PA 16441. The Robert M. Glenn Funeral Home, Inc., 62 South Main Street, Union City, Pa. handled arrangements.

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