Retired Brother Dan Comegys


Danny Comegys, 61, passed away on April 12, 2023, at MercyOne Medical Center.

Danny was born June 28, 1961, in Des Moines to Charles and Norma (Davidson) Comegys. He served in the US Army. On September 29, 1984, he married Robyn Meggison. Danny worked as an electrician at IBEW for over 30 years. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and a lifelong Minnesota Vikings fan.

Danny was a big family man, and to him, everyone was family. He was a loving father to his own children and a loving and respected father figure to their friends. Danny was an amazing “Papa” to an army of grandchildren. He will be remembered for giving the best hugs. Danny was a big storyteller and would always say, “Never let the truth get in the way of a good story”.

Danny is survived by his loving wife, Robyn; children, Corey (Katherine) Comegys, Heather (Allan) Kennedy, Danny E. Comegys, Jr., and Rebecca “BB” (Israel) Reisman; grandchildren, Alex, Nicky, Kerri, Katie Rose, Sierra, Jace, Maddy, Olivia, Brayden, Levi, and Gracey; sister, Nancy Theis; many nieces and nephews; and a host of extended family and dear friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Norma; sister, Connie; and his niece, Sara Koehly.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 18, 2023, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Hamilton’s Southtown Funeral Home, 5400 SW 9th Street. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 19th at 10 a.m. at the funeral home. Danny will be laid to rest with military honors at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family in loving memory of Danny.

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Retired Brother Dan Comegys