Daniel was born April 8, 1945, and entered into rest Feb. 18, 2015.
He served his country in the United States Navy. Daniel retired from the Washington D.C. Fire Department after 23 years of service serving on Truck 5-Dent Place Georgetown, Ambulance 3, Engine 19, and Engine 32, and the Fire Boat,- John Glenn. He was a volunteer at Christus Schumpert Hospital in the cancer ward, cooked with Dutch Oven Club at Lake Bistineau State Park and was a member of AA with 31 years sobriety.
He is survived by Lisa Stedman of Minden; son, Daniel Stedman Jr. and wife, Julie and their children, Josh, Matthew, Allie and Heather of Arizona; daughter, Tracie Suzenski and husband, Joe and their children, Danielle, Haley and Keeley of Pennsylvania.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.