We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Matthew X Merlin Funeral Home, Inc.
Daniel P. “Duck” McDowell, 57, of Loyalhanna Twp., died on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 at his home. He was born January 23, 1964 in Latrobe, the son of the late Donald P. and Doris P. (Nolan) McDowell. Prior to retirement Daniel had worked at the Latrobe Brewery. Daniel enjoyed cooking, hunting, woodworking, and spending time with his friends. In addition to his parents, Daniel was preceded in death by his sister Denise P. Vlasko. Daniel is survived by his two sons Daniel P. McDowell of Corbin, KY and Shawn M. McDowell and his girlfriend Tonya of Scottdale; two brothers Dale P. McDowell of Derry, and Donald P. McDowell of Bowling Green, KY,; one sister Diane P. McDowell of Vandergrift; one granddaughter; and many nieces, nephews , cousins, and friends. The family will receive friends for Daniel’s Life Celebration, on Tuesday, August 24, 2021 from 6-8PM at the Matthew X. Merlin Funeral Home Inc. 529 N. Chestnut St. Derry, PA 724-694-8331. Online condolences may be made to the www.merlinfuneralhome.com.