Daniel

December 3, 1952 ~ July 29, 2021

Born in: Indianapolis, Indiana
Resided in: Glasgow, Kentucky

Daniel Ray Shields, 68, of Glasgow, Kentucky passed away Thursday, July 29, 2021 at The Medical Center of Bowling Green. He was born December 3, 1952 in Indianapolis, Indiana to the late Hoyt Ray Shields and Frances Williams Shields. Daniel served in the Army Reserve and retired from R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.

Survivors include, his loving wife, Karen Shields; two daughters, Tamara Michelle Shields of Alvaton, Kentucky, Melissa Ann Shields of Glasgow, Kentucky; two grandchildren, Jayson Isaac Wren, Addyson Grace Wren; one brother, Brian Shields (Kim) of Glasgow, Kentucky; two sisters-in-law, Faye Humphrey, Alice Williams (Bobby); and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the American Cancer Society 952 Fairview Avenue Suits #4 Bowling Green, Kentucky 42101.

The funeral service for Mr. Shields will be held 1:00 PM Monday, August 2nd at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Neals Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM and on Monday morning until time for the service at the funeral home. A. F. Crow & Son is both honored and privileged to be entrusted in the care of Mr. Shields. Please share your condolences with the family at www.crowfuneralhome.com.

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  1. I worked with Danny & Brian both at RRD for many years. Danny had the most unique laughter & voice – you always knew when he was around. Rest In Peace in heaven my friend. God bless his entire family and give them strength during this difficult loss.

  2. To Karen & the whole family
    So very sorry to hear of Daniel’s passing…thoughts and prayers during this difficult time & the days ahead

  3. So sorry for the families loss Danny was an awesome person an co worker RIP

  4. Karen and family we r so sorry of the passing of Dan our prayers r with y’all joe, Vickie and Gracie taylor

  5. We are very sorry to hear this. Danny was always a good friend. Prayers for his family.

  6. Sorry to hear of this as I worked with Danny many years at RRD. Prayers for the entire family and sorry we can’t make our condolences in person but we are out of town dealing with a family loss at this time.

  7. Very sad news that Danny has passed. Lots of good memories from RRD/LSC. He was a character, in a good way. Great sense of humor, could tell some good stories. RIP Owlhead.

  8. Hugs to Karen, Missy and Tammy.
    Dan was an amazing guy. It was always nice to see his smiling face. It was our pleasure to call him a friend. He will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with y’all.

  9. I am at a loss for words. I am do sorry to hear this. Danny was the best friend any one could have. He was always happy and could make you laugh. I miss you soooooo much. My Love to you Karen, Missy and Tammy.🙏💕💕

  10. Always enjoyed working with Danny. He was a good man. Chucky and I will miss seeing him in Walmart. He was always smiling and had some kind of tale to tell. Sending prayers for comfort and strength for the family

    Chuck and Regatta Acree

  11. I have known Danny since 1974 when we were both working for the same company. We have remained dear friends throughout the years and I have always treasured that. His sense of humor was awesome. In the last several years my husband also got to know Dan and Karen and we shared some great times together. He will always be in our hearts and memories. Our condolences to the family.

  12. I will miss you, my dear friend. It has been a friendship for the ages. Knew you since we were both 20. We have shared laughter and tears and true friendship never dies. Rest and rejoice in your new home. Hope we meet up some day. I wish the family comfort and peace in the days to come.

  13. Danny was a great optimistic friend that was always a light in the factory of RRD. I remember when the twins were born and how Danny loved Karen and the girls by speaking of them often. No one will ever take his place so glad he was a friend. Love and prayers for the family and his brother Brian.

  14. Danny was funny and smart. I remember him as being a bit of a dreamer. I am so happy he found his dreams with his wife.He bought a lot of love into this world and will be missed.The times we spent together will be in my memory forever.He will be missed by everyone he touched in life

  15. Danny was funny and smart. I remember him as being a bit of a dreamer. I am so happy he found his dreams with his wife.He bought a lot of love into this world and will be missed.The times we spent together will be in my memory forever.He will be missed by everyone he touched in life Sending prayers

  16. Danny was an awesome guy ! Thought so very much of him , sending love and hugs for the family !

  17. Grateful to have known and worked with Dan. He was a kind fellow; I’ll always remember him coming to check on me when I was going through illnesses. Sending prayers to all his family.

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