Mary Lou Daniels, formerly of Arkport

HORNELL / ARKPORT-Mary Lou Daniels, 75, formerly of Arkport, passed away Saturday morning (March 30, 2019) at the Hornell Gardens where she had been a resident for the past 3 years.

Born in Hornell, December 8, 1943, a daughter of Henry and Kathleen (Gibson) Gottschall, she had resided in Arkport-Hornell area all of her life. Mary enjoyed playing bingo, cards, and going for long scenic car rides. In her younger years she and her family were communicants of the former St. Ignatius Church, where she also married her husband, Raymond J. Daniels.

She was predeceased by her parents, her husband Raymond J. Daniels in December of 2014, a brother; Richard Gottschall, and two sisters; Mary Elizabeth Gottschall and Arlene Aarons.

She is survived by a son; Steven (Tracy) Daniels of Hornell, 3 grandchildren; Jason (Samantha Hill) Daniels, Nicole (Emily Cockman) Daniels and Megan Daniels, two sisters; Ruth Kendall of Hornell and Jeanine Babcock of Michigan as well as nieces, nephews and cousins.

To send a remembrance to the family, please visit or on Facebook @brownpowersfh. The Family is being assisted by David W. Ames, Director.

The family wishes to express their thanks to the nurses and staff at the Hornell Gardens for the wonderful care Mary received during her stay.

The family will be present on Tuesday April 2, 2019 from 4-6 PM , at the Bender – Brown & Powers Funeral Home, 354 Canisteo St, Hornell where a memorial service will be held immediately following calling hours at 6 PM. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Fremont.