Daniel R. Creazzo 09/03/2021

Daniel R. Creazzo

Daniel R Creazzo, 68, of DeKalb Junction, died on September 3, 2021, at Canton Potsdam Hospital. There will be calling hours on Saturday, September 11, 2021 from 1-3 PM, at the funeral home. Due to COVID masks and social distancing are required.  Dan is survived by his wife Barbara, daughters, Jessie and her husband Robert Wentzel of Hermon, Amanda Rickett of Saranac Lake, a brother, Michael and his wife Cathy Creazzo of Massena, sisters, Christy and husband Norm Lazore of Massena, Julie O’Brien of Massena, Moreen and her husband Brian Biers of Massena, grandchildren, Courtney Holt and fiancée Alex Bush, Kodi Wentzel and his partner Kristi Donnelly, Kasey Wentzel, great grandson, Cohen Bush, several nephews and nieces. He was predeceased by his brother, Andrew Creazzo, sisters, Roxann Montgomery, Catherine Creazzo and Ann Creazzo. Daniel was born on February 14, 1953 in Massena, to the late, Rock and Patricia Mitchell Creazzo.   He graduated from Holy Family High School in 1971, and received his Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, from Sienna College in 1977.  Dan married Wendy Walker in December 1975, she predeceased him in 1993, and he then married Barbara Perrin on August 20, 1994. Dan was currently a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor for Seaway Valley Prevention Council in Ogdensburg, prior to that he was a case manager for the Transitional Living Service, Ogdensburg, a program director at the Jefferson Rehabilitation Center, Watertown and an administrator at United Helpers, Ogdensburg.  Dan was a DeKalb Richville Fire Commissioner, a member of the DeKalb Hermon Senior Citizen Club and a past member of Massena Moose Lodge 1110.  He loved his dog Stella and his cat Tommy.  He played guitar was a rabid reader, a music fanatic and did family genealogy. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the St. Lawrence Valley SPCA, Potsdam Humane Association or charity of ones choice.

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  1. Though our interests differed and we spent many years separated by many miles you were there when you were needed the most…I still remembering gloating when my Habs beat your Black Hawks for the Stanley Cup…I will truly miss hearing your voice on the phone saying “love ya bro”..
    I am sure that you playing your guitar singing to Mom while drinking a Schlitz with Dad….Rest easy Big Brother and save one of those Schlitz for me….will remember you always….Mike

  2. Barb and Family: We are so sorry to hear of Dan’s passing. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time and let us know if we can do anything at all for you. Lisa (Lowery) Perry and Family

  3. We are so sorry to hear of cousin Danny’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers with you.

    Don and Andrea (Creazzo) Lane

  4. We are so sorry to hear of cousin Danny’s passing. Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers.

    Don and Andrea (Creazzo) Lane

  5. Barb and family
    You are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Dan was a caring and thoughtful person.

  6. So sorry to hear of Dan’s passing. Thoughts and prayers to the entire family during this time.
    Katie Noble and family

  7. I never got to thank him for reaching out to me when he did. I was going through such a difficult time. i appreciated it more than I was able to say. To Dan-THANK YOU SO MUCH. To Barb +Family my deepest condolences.

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