Danny Hans Koch, born Nov. 22, 1947, of Eunice, passed away on Thursday, March 23,2023.
Danny was preceded in death by his parents, H.E. Koch and Klara L. Koch. He was survived by Pamela M. Koch, his wife for 52 years, his sister Peggy Koch Reeves and his favorite dog “Boo”. He was also survived by brothers-in-law; Nelson McManus Jr., Robert Phillips and Lowell Reeves; sisters -in- law, Penny McManus Phillips, Sue Lowe McManus plus a host of nieces, nephews and close friends.
Danny proudly served in United States Marine Corp Reserves during the Viet Nam Era. Danny graduated from Eunice High School and later earned a Business degree from Louisiana Tech. He was a successful farmer in Eunice area for 50 years. Being a musician and singer Dan enjoyed entertaining family and friends when he could. Camping, silhouette shooting, hunting were activities which allowed Danny special time with his friends. Dan was also an accomplished pilot starting with ultra lights moving onto remote controls and finally becoming a fixed wing pilot. However, his first love were his Hondas and Harleys.
A Celebration of Danny’s life will be held on Monday, April 10, 2023, the day after Easter, at the Cypress Grove Chapel, 120 Seale Lane, Eunice, LA 70535, off of the Crowley Highway, from 2:00pm until 5:00pm. The memorial will begin at 2:30pm in the Chapel, with the celebration to follow in the Country Store. All friends and family are invited to attend.
Family and friends may view this obituary and sign the guestbook at www.ardoinfuneralhomes.com
Ardoin’s Funeral Home of Eunice, 1301 West Laurel Ave, (337)457.3371 is in charge of arrangements.