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Obituary: Danny Finn, 37, Brownsville, KY

Danny Finn was a courageous man who had been battling cancer for four years. He was a graduate of Western Kentucky University, an avid hunter and fisherman who loved the outdoors. His smile lit up the room, his laugh was contagious and he never meta stranger. He leaves many relatives and friends in his ancestral Adair Co., KY

Danny Finn, age 37 years, of Brownsville, KY passed away Saturday,January 15, 2011 at Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville, TN after an illness.

The service will be at 6pmCT Saturday, January 22, 2011 at J. C. Kirby & Son LoversLane Chapel, 820 Lovers Lane (MAP), Bowling Green, KY. Visitation will be from 2pmto 6pmCT, Saturday, January 22, 2011 at the funeral home. Danny donated his body to science.

He had been battling Multiple Myeloma cancer for four years. He attendedWarren East High School where he played football and graduated in 1991. Healso graduated from Western Kentucky University in 1995.

He was an avid hunter and fisherman and loved the outdoorsHis smile lit up the room, his laugh was contagious and he never meta stranger.

Danny Finn, Brownsville, Edmondson Co., KY (1973-2011)

He was born on July 11, 1973 in Syracuse, Onondaga NY. He was the son of Harold Finn of Bowling Green, KY and Donna Tillotson Corbitt and stepfather Steve Corbitt of Bowling Green, KY. He died January 15, 2011, in Nashville, Davidson Co., KY, at the age of 37 years, 6 months, and 4 days.

He is also survived by his wife, Meg Finn of Brownsville, KY, and the following:
  • Sister: Jackie Finn Burns of Bowling Green, KY

  • Two step brothers: Rick Corbitt and Jim Corbitt of Bowling Green, KY

  • Niece: Elizabeth Burns of Bowling Green, KY

  • Nephews: Jacob Burns and Matthew Burns

  • Maternal Grandfather: Floyd Tillotson of Zepherhills, FL

  • Several brothers and sisters in law, aunts uncles, nieces, nephews and ahost of friends.

  • Also, locally. in Adair Co., KY, by two great uncles, George Keltner and wife Bobbie, and Gleason Finn and wife Carolyn of Columbia, KY
Preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Ernest and MarieKeltner Finn of Adair Co., KY; an uncle, Donnie R. Finn; andmaternal grandmother, Kathleen Tillotson.

Expressions of sympathy in Memory of Danny, may be made Daniel Finn Cancer Fund at any local, Bowling Green, KY, area US Bank Branch or donation to the charity of donor's choice.

This obituary information is a courtesy to the family fromStotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in Columbia, KY

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