Daniel Anthony Tank, 15, of Clear Lake, passed away Saturday, Oct. 24, 2015 at his home.
A celebration of Daniel’s life will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, at Harvest Bible Chapel, 2200 N. 24th St., Clear Lake, with Pastor John Tank officiating. Burial will be in the Clear Lake Cemetery, Clear Lake. Family will greet friends Wednesday, Oct. 28, from 4-7 p.m. at Harvest Bible Chapel-Clear Lake. The family asks that you please dress casual.
Daniel was born Feb. 11, 2000, in Glendale, Az., the son of John and Rebecca (Foster) Tank.
Daniel and his family moved to Clear Lake in February 2012, where he and his family planted Harvest Bible Chapel. He was a student at Clear Lake High School.
He loved so many things including family, church, friends and sports. He enjoyed wrestling, playing soccer, and running cross country for Clear Lake High School. Daniel worked at Fareway and the Clear Lake Mirror-Reporter.
Daniel was a ray of sunshine everywhere he went because of his love for God and other people. He was an amazing ambassador for Christ sharing the Gospel with everyone he came in contact with. He will be deeply missed by family and everyone that knew him.
Daniel is survived by his parents, John and Becky Tank, Clear Lake; two siblings, Johnathan and Natalie Tank, Clear Lake; paternal grandparents, John and Diane Tank, Phoenix, Az.; maternal grandmother, Marlys Foster, Peoria, Az.; paternal great-grandmother, Naomi Daney, Sun City, Az.; aunts and uncles, Matthew Tank, Phillip and Heather Tank, Nicholas Tank, Todd and Kate Andress, and Danny and Amy Foster; many cousins; and all of his extended church family.
He was preceded in death by paternal great-grandparents, Anthony and Patricia Tank; and maternal grandparents, DeVer and Mabel Wilder, Virgil Foster, and Grace Foster.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Daniel Anthony Tank Memorial Fund in lieu of flowers in care of John and Becky Tank, 2200 N. 24th St., Clear Lake, Iowa 50428.
Ward-Van Slyke Colonial Chapel was in charge of arrangements.