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Daniel L. Powless, 64, of Clinton died 3:45 p.m. Thursday (March 14, 2013) in OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington.

There will be no services. Calvert Funeral Home, Clinton, is in charge of cremation. Memorials: American Heart Association or Clinton American Legion. Send condolences: www.calvertmemorial.com.

Mr. Powless was born Dec. 27, 1948, in Clinton, the son of Vernon L. “CY” and Dorothy Jean Adams Powless. He worked as a plumber for more than 37 years. His last marriage was to Elizabeth Marie Kelley on Feb. 5, 1999.

Surviving are his wife; daughters, Tammy Sue (Mike) Rogers of St. Louis, Mo.; Amy Jo Robinson of Clinton; stepdaughter, Jennifer Shaw (Jeffery) of Decatur; stepson, Benjamen Lee Nave; grandchildren, James Daniel Drone, Jonathan Rogers, Jennifer Rogers, Jessica Rogers, River Robinson, Cole Robinson; stepgrandchildren, Nickolas Shaw, Alexis Shaw and Destiny Mulvany; cousins, Karen Steele of Clinton; Berle Powless of McKinney, Texas; three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

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