Danny Eugene Tucker, age 69, of Frankton, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 19, 2021, at IU Health University Hospital in Indianapolis following a brief illness. Danny was born in Elwood on October 30, 1951. He was the son of the late Eugene "Gene" Tucker and Minnie (Majors) Brook.
Danny built custom conversion vans and worked for Steel Slitting before retiring. He had a passion for music, and was extremely talented at writing and playing his original acoustic songs. Danny also enjoyed fishing, traveling to fairs to enjoy the variety of fair food, but more than anything, he treasured time with his family and many friends.
Danny is survived by his daughter, Amber Shock of Elwood; two granddaughters, Bayley and Aleksys Shock; brothers, William "Bud" Tucker, Rick Tucker, Jeff Tucker, Marty Tucker and Adam Tucker; sister, Tracy Norris; step siblings, Noland and Phyllis Brook; special friends, Casie, Kim, Jeff, Gordon, Jerry and Eugene; several nieces and nephews.
Danny was preceded in death by his father, Eugene "Gene" Tucker; step-mother, Betty Tucker; and his parents who raised him, Arthur & Minnie (Majors) Brook; and step siblings, Larry and Muriel Brook.
A funeral service celebrating Danny's life will be at 1:00 pm Thursday, August 26, 2021, at Dunnichay Funeral Home Elwood chapel Indiana. Burial will follow in the K. of P. and I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Frankton.
Visitation will be Thursday, August 26, 2021, from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm, at Dunnichay Funeral Home, 1113 S. Anderson Street, Elwood, Indiana.
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