Quechee, Vt. — Corey Daniels, 38, died suddenly, Thursday, March 7, 2013 in Quechee.
He was born Feb. 24, 1975, in Berlin, Vt. the Son of Ruth and David Brown and Leslie Daniels. He lived in several areas of Vt. and briefly in Maine. Corey was raised by his mother and step-father. He was married to Crystal Crapsey, April 21, 1995 and was a Graduate of Windsor class of 1997. He continued to live in Windsor where he would do odd jobs and handyman work throughout the area. On March 6, 2007 Crystal died unexpectedly leaving Corey a full time father.
He later remarried a close and long time friend, Belinda, on Aug. 26, 2007. They later moved to Quechee where they have lived since.
Corey was a wonderful son constantly assisting with a sweet and caring nature whenever he was needed even without being asked. He always had a beautiful smile regardless of the personal hardships he may be facing. He was much loved and will be greatly missed. Corey was a member of the Boy Scouts of America; he was passionate about working on cars and was great with his hands, building computers and other technical things, reading, helping others, but most of all he loved to be with his family and most attentive to all their needs.
He is survived by his loving wife, Belinda Daniels; a son, Andrew Daniels both of Quechee; two daughters, Elizabeth Daniels of Quechee, Vanessa Daniels, her fiance, Anthony Crowder and their daughter, Natalie of Nev.; mother, Ruth Brown and her husband, David of Palm Bay, Fla., father, Leslie Daniels of Barre; brother Scott Brown of Fla., sister, Heather Daniels of South Royalton; step-son, Eric Canales of Queeche and step-daughter, Erica Canales of Mass. Surviving grandparents were Marilyn Brown of St. Johnsbury, Faye Wardwell of Maine, and James Daniels of Barre. He was predeceased by Wayne Brown of St. Johnsbury, Betty Daniels of Barre, and Calvin Wardwell of Maine.
Knight Funeral Home in White River Junction has assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to Corey’s family at www.knightfuneralhomes.com. A Celebration of Life Brunch will be on Sunday, April 7, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Hartland Recreational Center. In lieu of flowers Memorial contributions may be made to the Daniels family to assist with expenses C/O Belinda M. Daniels & Family Recovery Fund, 94 Twilight Court, WRJ, VT 05001.