NOBLESVILLE, Ind. — Daniel Dale Oberhart, 53, of Noblesville, passed away in the early morning of Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017. He was born Nov. 29, 1963, in Freeport, Illinois, to Jan (Cooper) Oberhart and William "Doug" Oberhart.
He grew up in Bettendorf and was a 1982 graduate of Bettendorf High School. Dan earned his bachelor’s degree from William Penn University in Oskaloosa, Iowa.
Dan met his wife, Kathleen (Mooney), at Kimberly Pines Skate Center in 1981. They were united in marriage on Aug. 5, 1989, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Davenport. While living in Coralville, Iowa, Dan and Kathleen welcomed the birth of Riley, their son, on Dec. 21, 1992. The Oberhart family grew with the birth of Macy on Jan. 13, 2003, while they were living in Ankeny, Iowa. Moving to Noblesville in 2004, the Oberharts gained a new family of friends through work, school, and their children’s activities, especially in the Mill Grove neighborhood.
Dan enjoyed a career in finance and call center management.
He was an avid University of Iowa Hawkeye fan, enjoying Hawkeye football, basketball and wrestling. He enjoyed golfing with family and friends, even attaining a certified hole-in-one. His other hobbies included vintage car shows, boating with his family, and riding his motorcycle. Dan cherished all of the good times like campfires with friends and roller-skating with his family.
In addition to his parents and his wife, Kathleen (Mooney) Oberhart, Dan is survived by his daughter, Macy Oberhart; two brothers, Dave (Nancy) Oberhart and Darin Oberhart; his father and mother-in-law, Gerald and Kittie Mooney; brothers and sisters-in-law, Kittie (Craig) Mettler and Kelly (Shawn) Meyer; special cousin and best friend, Matt Cooper; and several other close cousins, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Fritz and Hazel Oberhart and Mary and Arthur Cooper. Dan was joined in Heaven by his son, Riley Jacob Oberhart, on the same day, Sunday, Jan. 15.
Funeral services and a Mass of Christian Burial will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, 417 N. Main St., Davenport. The family will greet friends Saturday in the gathering space at the church from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. There will be a time of sharing special memories at 12:30 p.m. Additional services were held Saturday, Jan. 28, at Randall & Roberts Funeral Center, 1685 Westfield Road in Noblesville.
Memorial contributions are suggested to an educational fund that will be established for Macy’s college education.
Online condolences and remembrances may be expressed to the family by visiting Dan’s obituary at www.hmdfuneralhome.com.