Cedaredge resident, Daniel N. Finochio passed away suddenly Monday, Nov. 9, 2020, in Nucla, Colorado. He was 73 years old.
Daniel Noel Finochio was born Dec. 24, 1946, in Germany to Alfred and Nellie (Short) Finochio. He spent his childhood and attended schools all over Europe before attending Marina High School in Huntington Beach, California, where he graduated with the class of 1964.
On Dec. 30, 1965, Daniel married the love of his life, Judith Ann Albright in Naples, California. To this union two daughters were born; then they moved as a family from California to Colorado in 1976. Together the pair moved from Grand Junction to Cedaredge in 2002. The couple would have celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary in December.
Daniel was a member of the Delta Trap Club. He enjoyed photography, hunting, trap shooting, fishing, cooking, golf, gardening, general mechanics, and was an avid USC Trojans fan.
Daniel is survived by his wife, Judy Finochio; two daughters, Charlene Thomas (Brian) and Karie Monger; four brothers, Spencer Healey, Roy Healey, John Finochio, and Chris Finochio; two sisters, Julie Barrett and Josie Phillips. Daniel is further survived by four grandchildren; Micah Monger, Kyle Monger, Paige Kennedy, and Austin Harshman; and four great-grandchildren.
Daniel was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory. View the internet obituary and sign the online guest registry at taylorfuneralservice.com.