Daniel Louis Nejtek, 80, of Elgin, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, early Sunday Morning, March 5, 2023. Daniel was born in Taylor, Texas, to Lillie Martha and Joe Nejtek, Sr. On September 16, 1961, he married the love of his life, Marilyn Ann Hehman. The couple raised their family of four children in Webberville. Daniel worked hard as a Construction Supervisor for many years until his retirement. He loved to Barbeque and make BBQ Pits, working outside in the garden or tending to the animals. He especially enjoyed fishing and spending time with his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. If he wasn’t outside or fixing something, you could expect to find him watching his Dallas Cowboys.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Marilyn; his four children, Glenn, Tammy, Tina, and Lisa; his eight grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren; his siblings, cousins, extended family, and dear friends.
Family and Friends will gather for Visitation at Elgin Funeral Home, Saturday, March 11th from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM. A Celebration of Daniel’s Life will follow at 2:00 PM with the Reverend, Hans Lillejord presiding. Interment will follow at Prince of Peace at Wuthrich Hill Cemetery.