Daniel E Hampton, 81, died Oct. 29, 2021, at his home in St Louis.
He was born Nov. 20, 1939, in Hannibal, Mo., to Edward and Danella Johnston Hampton. He married Judith Durham in 1959, and they later divorced. He married Mary Ann Johanningmeier Morrell in 1976, and she survives.
In addition to his wife, survivors are his children, Ellen (Joe) Taylor, Palmyra; Scott (Katrina) Hampton, Vancouver, Wash.; Nathan (Suzanne) Hampton, St Louis; Patrick Morrell, Tim (Kara) Morrell, and Suzie (Ryan) Knese, all of the St. Louis area; his grandchildren, Nick and Lanie Hampton, both of Vancouver; Ian Taylor, New York, N.Y.; Jansen Taylor and Andrew Taylor, Palmyra; Lucas, Sarah, and Claire Hampton; Mickey, Molly, Aidan, Anna and Mia Morrell, and Zach Knese, all of the St. Louis area, and Nick Knese, Kansas City; his sisters, Elizabeth Stanley, Quincy, Ill.; and Catherine (Carl) Lester, Marshalltown, Iowa; and their children.
He was a 1957 graduate of Palmyra High School and a 1961 graduate of Northeast Missouri State Teachers College.
Dan spent most of his professional life as a counselor with various agencies, including Mark Twain Mental Health Services, Hannibal Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse and the Missouri Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse. After retiring from counseling, he worked in the repair and restoration of furniture, specializing in antiques and pianos.
There will be no services. Memorials may be made to Independence Center at 4245 Forest Park Ave , St Louis, Mo. 63108.