CEDARBURG, WI – Daniel Loupee of Cedarburg, WI went into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior on Saturday, December 30, 2017. He was 68 years old. Dan was born in Cass County, MI on December 13, 1949 to Richard Loupee and Betty Frucci Sommers.
Dan grew up in the Niles, MI area, and graduated from Niles High School in 1968. After high school, he attended Northern Michigan University, and then received his Bachelor’s Degree from Oakland University. Dan worked as a counselor for a Detroit area school district. Dan had a love of carpentry and woodworking. He started building houses and furniture, and loved to talk to the families he created pieces for. He was a true artist with his creations. He enjoyed performing in dramas during college and also as a church ministry.
Dan married later in life, marrying Christina Petersen in Greenville, MI on July 19, 2003. The couple settled in Cedarburg, WI to raise their family. They enjoyed traveling back to the Upper Peninsula where they met and fell in love.
Throughout his life, Dan’s faith led him to minister and help those around him. He earned a certificate in Christian Counseling from the Christian Leadership Institute. He truly enjoyed his work with the churches he belonged to. Dan was a member and Deacon of Evangel Assembly of God Church in Milwaukee, and also a board member of Ozaukee Christian School.
Dan is survived by his wife Christina and daughter Lydia of Cedarburg. He is further survived by his stepson Micah Petersen of Muskegon, MI, his brother Michael Loupee of Niles, MI, his sister Madeline (Chuck) Norton of Frisco, TX, cousins, other relatives and many friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services will be celebrated on Saturday, January 6th at 1 PM at the Eernisse Funeral Home, 1167 Washington Ave., Cedarburg, WI. Pastor Mark Larson and Pastor Jay Fischer will officiate the service. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Saturday the 6th from 11 AM to 1 PM.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Ozaukee Christian School.
The Eernisse Funeral Home, Cedarburg, is honored to serve the family. Online condolences may be left at www.eernissefuneral home.com