Photo:  Daniel W. Sitar of Wilmington  1954 - 2022

Daniel W. Sitar “Brother D” age 67 of Wilmington, IL passed away unexpectedly due to a motorcycle accident in Apache Junction, AZ on April 9, 2022.

He was born October 26, 1954, in Joliet, IL. The son of Anthony Sitar Sr. and Evelyn Sitar (Schmitz). Danny graduated from Joliet East High school. He retired from Joliet Iron Workers Local 444 after many years of service.

Proceeded in death by the love of his life, Valerie Lewis, his parents, Tony Sr and Ev Sitar, two siblings: Sandy Burns and Rich Sitar.

Survived by his sisters Sally Sitar and Ray Sperkwich of Wilmington, IL, and Penny Vanderhyden of Elwood, IL, 2 brothers, Tony Jr and Cindy Sitar of Marseilles, IL and Tommy Sitar. Many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, friends, and longtime friend Ed Regganie.

Danny loved to ride his Harley Davidson motorcycles. He was an original Kankakee RiverRat who enjoyed boating, fishing, playing pool, watching boat races and NASCAR. He also enjoyed hanging out with friends and family and would help anyone in need. Danny was referred as an AMERICAN BAD ASS.

Cremation rites have been accorded; family will receive friends for Celebration of his life June 25, 2022, at Top Fuel Saloon, Braidwood, IL from 1-4. Memorial run in “Brother D’” and Val’s name will begin at 10am to 1pm departing from Top Fuel Saloon.

Brother – You went away so suddenly no time to say goodbye, but brothers can’t be parted because precious memories never die.