Cremation Society of Monocacy Valley

Daniel Wayne Cheek, Age 57

November 05, 1962 -- March 03, 2020

Daniel Wayne Cheek

November 05, 1962 -- March 03, 2020


Daniel Wayne Cheek passed away peacefully at his home in Hedgesville, WV on March 3, 2020 into the arms of his Savior, Jesus Christ, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born in Marietta, GA on November 5, 1962. Dan graduated from Walton High School in Marietta, GA, where he enjoyed studying Latin as his foreign language. He then went on to study electronics at the Control Data Institute.  He was a Veteran of the United States Air Force, serving from 1986 to 2000. While in the Air Force, he received his Associate of Applied Science in Electronic Systems Engineering from the Air Force Community College. After the Air Force, Dan was employed by Micromeritics Instrument Corporation as a Mid-Atlantic Field Service Representative for 20 years, traveling extensively serving clients all over the world. During his free time he earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Management from Colorado Technical University, graduating Summa Cum Laude in 2005. He enjoyed painting, photography, reading, diving, and hiking. Dan was a kind, loving, generous person. He donated a number of his beautiful paintings to benefit the Christian school his nieces attended and donated to various other organizations over the years.  He is survived by his son; mother, Jana Davis; brother, Robert Cheek, and numerous nieces and nephews.


Dan’s care has been entrusted to The Cremation Society of Monocacy Valley.  Private arrangements will be held at the convenience of the family. Donations in memory of Dan may be made to the Billy Graham Association: