Date of Death: April 25, 2023

Service Details

In accordance with family wishes, cremation will be conducted and a Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, August 12, 2023 from 1:00-5:00 p.m. at the UAW Hall, 15802 Hoffman Rd., Three Rivers.

Obituary Notice

Dan Mourey, 69, of Three Rivers, passed away Tuesday, April 25, 2023 at home surrounded by his loving family.

He was born August 14, 1953 in Rushville, Ind., the son of Frank O. and Mary A. (Springman) Mourey, and graduated from Rushville Consolidated High School with the Class of 1972.

Dan served his country in the United States Navy.

On December 21, 1973, he married Ellen York.

Dan worked for Pioneer as a shipping and receiving coordinator, retiring after 40 years. He served as a Director of the St. Joseph County Grange Fair, President of the Three Rivers Classic & Antique Restorers (C.A.R.) Club, a T-Ball President and coach in Rush County, Ind., and as a sergeant in the Three Rivers Police Department Reserves for 15 years. Dan enjoyed working on his classic cars and attending car shows and cruises.

Remaining to cherish his memory are his wife, Ellen Mourey; sons, Bryan (Amie) Mourey of Vicksburg and Nick (Robin) Mourey of Three Rivers; daughter, Christy (Chad) Wyatt of Portage; grandchildren, Drew, Kaiya, Emily, Lia, Braeden, Ally, Camden, and Jason; mother, Mary; brother, Frank Mourey.

Dan was preceded in death by his father and two sisters.

Additional Information

Donations in Dan’s memory may be directed to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Envelopes are available at Hohner Funeral Home.

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    • Dan was a dedicated and passionate as an Aux. Officer and as a car enthusiast. He volunteered a lot of time at the PD and we were happy to have him.

  1. Our deepest sympathies for Ellen and the family. We hope you find comfort in knowing Dan had so many good friends who cared about him. Always looked for him and Ellen at the car shows we went to. Rest in peace Dan, from fellow Mopar fans

  2. Sending my deepest condolences to the family and love ones for Your Lost..
    Dan was definitely the light in every spark of the moment @ Pioneer. He had a way of making a city guy like myself who had never been in a cornfield feel comfortable, He was a true blessing and for that alone I will always honor and appreciate our friendship.
    Rest Easy and in Peace Dan..

  3. I am so grateful to have had the opportunity to work with and learn from Dan. He was a big personality at Pioneer, and will be missed by many.
    My thoughts are with his loved ones.

  4. I’m so sorry to see that Dan has passed away. He was way too young for this to happen!
    I knew Dan and Ellen from our mutual car hobby.
    I know that Dan will be missed by everyone that knew him!

  5. Dan will be dearly missed by the farm community. He was a huge part of our lives with raising seed corn for years here in Schoolcraft. Such a fun loving person to be around. Always made detasseling season interesting. Rest in peace friend.

  6. 2 Thessalonians 2:16-17
    Now may our Lord Jesus Christ himself, and God our Father, who loved us and gave us eternal comfort and good hope through grace, comfort your hearts and establish them in every good work and word.

  7. Enjoyed working with Dan at the Three Rivers Police Department. he will be missed in the community, he will be missed at all the car shows with his muscle cars. He was a Mopar man.

  8. Dan was a great guy and I hope Ellen and his family feel the love and support of others in this time of sorrow. He was just getting started being as busy in retirement as he was while working. We’ll all miss Dan,

  9. Rest in peace Dan, I am saddened to hear of Dan’s passing. I was in the car club with him and he was a great guy. His death came way too soon. To his family please accept my sincere condolences.

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