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Daniel W. Long, 55, of Weirton, passed away Wednesday, November 14, 2007 at the Weirton Medical Center. Born March 23, 1952 in Steubenville, OH, he was the son of Wanda Ferguson Long of Weirton and the late Francis Colbert Long. With 32 years of service, he retired from Weirton Steel where he worked as a craneman. He was currently employed at Starvaggi Industries. He attended St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church and was a member of the WSX 25-Year Club and Weirton Moose Lodge #688. In addition to his mother, Daniel is survived by his wife Carla Wade Long of Weirton, children Lance Alan and Tiffany Ann; brother Timothy Long of Alexandria, VA, sister Laura Spickard of Phoenix, AZ; nephews Brad and Daniel Spickard and great nieces Angelina, Gabriella and Jocelyn Spickard. A 10:30am Memorial Service is planned for Saturday, November 17, 2007 PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton. Reverend Father Dean Borgmeyer will officiate. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Hancock County Unit, Post Office Box 2166, Weirton, WV 26062. Funeral Home: Greco Hertnick Funeral Home 3219 Main Street Weirton, WV US 26062

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  1. Dear Tim and Family: It has been decades since I have seen your brother, when Brad Cronin and I would go to your home as kids — where have the years gone? Please know that I extend my heartfelt prayers and deepest symptahy as you grieve your loss. Sincerely, Stan Tuchalski

  2. Carla and Lance …may God hold your hands through this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. You guys were like a second family to Milo and that is someting we will never forget. If you need anything at all… especially you Lance, you know my door is and always will be open for you. Sincerely, Shag Daddy and Marta Wright

  3. Dear Carla and Lance, Please accept my condolences on the loss of your beloved husband and father. My thoughts and prayers will be with you at this difficult time. May our Lord and Savior sustain you. With deepest sympathy, Dwight McUmar

  4. May God give you peace thru this difficult time. You have my deepest sympathy. Love & God Bless

  5. Carla and Lance, we wanted you to know that we’re thinking of you, and that you and the entire Long family are in our prayers. Although we will not be able to be with you to honor and remember Danny this weekend, our hearts will very much be with you. We love you, Travis & Theresa

  6. Dear Lance and Carla, I’m so very sorry for your loss. If there is anything you need i am for you both. You will be in my prayers and god bless you both. Jordan Bibbee

  7. Lance,I just wanted to let you know how proud your Dad was-to have you for a son! I’m sorry for your loss and mine-he was a good friend!

  8. Carla, I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your husband. It has been many years since I’ve seen you. May God watch over you and yours during this time. Sincerely, Becky (Bowman) Baldauf (Doug’s Sister)

  9. Dear Tim, Aunt Wanda & Long Family, I send you my deepest condolences on the loss of Danny. Please know that you are all in my thoughts.

  10. Dear Lance & Carla, We’re so sorry to hear of your loss.Your in our thoughts & prayers. Just know if you need anything, we are here for you. GOD BLESS, LOVE, Loueva, Marsha, Debbie, & Donna

  11. Dear Cara and family, I was very sorry to hear the news today. You will all be in our prayers. Patti Barnabei and Family

  12. Carla: I’m very sorry to learn of your loss. Please accept my deepest sympathy to you and your family. Sincerely, Judy Gelestor

  13. Carla & Lance, We were so saddened to hear about Dan. You and his mom are in our prayers. God Bless You All, The Rash Family

  14. Carla&Lance,I have been thinking alot about you.Please just know that i am saying prayers for you.You both know how I fill about you.Robert&I spent alot of time at your house more robert.I Love you guys and will be thinking of you.Love You, Mary Lee

  15. Timmy, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family this holiday season during this difficult time for you and your mom. It was really nice to see you in the store. Let’s Goo Mountaineers!! Deanna and Donna (Weir Class ’81)

  16. I can’t believe you’ve been gone for almost 6 months. I have felt your presence everyday since you left. I know you are watching over all of us. Lance is doing good, but he misses you so. Please keep watching over him. He is such a wonderful son and such a gift from our life together. You will be in our hearts forever. I know you are finally happy, healthy and at peace in heaven. Love, Carla

  17. You have been gone a year from all the people who loved you. We miss you. Until we meet again Danny. We love you always

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