Troy Daman

Troy Burke Daman, 41, of Ft. Madison died Sunday, March 10, 2019 at his home after suffering a heart attack. Memorial service was held Saturday, March 16 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Cedar Rapids with Rev. Christopher Podhajsky officiating. Inurnment was at Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Cedar Rapids.

Troy is survived by his children, Noah and Sophia, of Ft. Madison, who were the loves of his life; his mother and stepfather, Kathy (Burke) and Harlan Sharp of Cedar Rapids; his father and stepmother, Vic and Laura Daman of Marion; his brother, Todd (Jamie) Daman of Marion; his sisters, Emily Daman of Santa Monica, CA and Carolyn (Marc) Gladson of Marion; his nieces, Kaytlin, Madilyn and Raelyn; his nephew due in May; and many relatives and friends.

Troy was preceded in death by his brother, Timothy Daman; his maternal grandparents, Mike and Hazel Mae Burke; and his paternal grandparents, Leo and Ruth Daman and Allene Harmon.

Troy was born July 30, 1977 at Mercy Medical Center in Cedar Rapids. He graduated in 1995 from Linn-Mar High School, Marion. Troy was a tech assembler at Siemens at the time of his death.

Troy loved spending time with his kids, including coaching them in T-ball, playing Xbox with Noah, and playing school with Sophia. He played guitar and had written several songs.  He loved hunting with his dad. Troy enjoyed Frisbee golf and was an avid fan of the Iowa Hawkeyes and the Green Bay Packers, of which he was a stockholder. He will be remembered for calling his mother, “mama.”

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