Pastor Dan A. Leet, 62, of Loyalsock Township, passed away Saturday, June 23, 2012, at Valley View Nursing Center.
He was born June 29, 1949, in Millinocket, Maine, a son of Lewis and Carol Moore Leet.
Dan had served in the U.S. Navy during Vietnam and was a member of the American Legion Post No. 0945 and the American Legion in Maine. He retired as a Pastor from East End Baptist Church and was an Officer in the Northumberland Baptist Association. Dan also had been a pastor in Maine and Michigan. In Maine, he had been involved in church camps, drug awareness programs and was a volunteer for the fire department. Dan was also a former Golden K. Kiwanis member.
Pastor Dan A. Leet
He was predeceased by his father and a brother, John.
Dan is survived by his mother and stepfather, Fred Ireland of Montoursville; a son, Sean D. (Kristin) of Montgomery; two daughters, Angela L. (Steven) Deitrick of Williamsport and Jennifer R. (Timothy) Warzel of Buffalo, N.Y.; a brother, Wayne (Sally) of Williamsport; a sister, Tammy (Jay) Russell of Millinocket, Maine; five grandchildren; four stepbrothers and sisters; and a sister-in-law.
A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, June 30, 2012, at East End Baptist Church, 801 Washington Blvd., Williamsport. Burial will be at the convenience of the family in Michigan. Friends may call at the church either Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. or on Saturday from 9:30 to 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the East End Baptist Church.
Arrangements are by Spitler Funeral Home, Montoursville.