Daniel Edward Wilcox III (1981-2019)
Daniel Edward Wilcox III was born in Madang, Papua New Guinea on July 27, 1981 and passed away at his home in Fort Collins, Colorado on May 26, 2019. He was 37 years old. Daniel graduated as Valedictorian from high school in Toledo, Oregon in 1999. He received a Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering from Oregon State University, then an MBA from Portland State University. He was working as a Senior Financial Analyst for Hewlett Packard Enterprise.
Daniel had an interesting childhood, growing up in the jungles of Papua New Guinea among the Kianyele people, about 70 miles from the nearest road. He loved traveling all over the world and working with wood. Daniel was loyal and caring to friends and family. He especially loved children and animals.
He is survived by his parents, a sister, a brother-in-law, and their three children. There are several aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends as well.
A Celebration of Life will be held on June 29th at Oxbow Regional Park, 3010 SE Oxbow Pkwy, Gresham, OR 97080-8916, from 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm at the Beaver Lodge. Anyone who wishes to come is welcome.