Todd Ryan McDaniel, 33, of Waldron, passed away Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at
MHP Medical Center.
Born September 6, 1986 in Shelbyville, he was the son of Michael Wray McDaniel
and Cynthia Jean (Ziegler) McDaniel. He married Tara (Cole) McDaniel on December
12, 2015 and she survives.
Survivors include daughter Brooklyn Haley McDaniel of Waldron; parents Michael & Cindy
McDaniel of Waldron; grandparents Eugene & Evelyn Ziegler of Indianapolis; brother-Andrew Garrett
McDaniel (wife Danielle) of Noblesville; sister- Angela Marie Mathewson (husband Dustin)
of West Lafayette and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. He was
preceded in death by his grandparents Lewis & Wilma McDaniel.
Mr. McDaniel was a lifetime resident of this area and was a lifelong self employed farmer. Todd
graduated from Waldron High School in 2005 and also graduated from Vincennes
University in 2007. He was a board member of Shelby Co. Soil & Water Conservation.
Todd enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, boating, canoeing, NASCAR racing, and spending
time with his wife and daughter Brooklyn.
A Gathering of Friends and Family will be held at the McDaniel cabin, 1445 S. 775 E. Waldron,
on Wednesday evening, June 24, 2020, from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Brooklyn McDaniel College Fund in care of
the funeral home.