HANOVER — Daniel P. Gautreau, 69, of Roxbury, died Aug. 8 doing what he loved most, riding his Harley.

He was born in Rumford on June 21, 1949, a son of Armand and Patricia (McHale) Gautreau.

Danny was educated in Rumford schools and was a graduate of Stephens High School Class of 1967.

He served in the U.S. Air Force as a weapons mechanic from 1968 to 1972.

Danny was a master electrician in the construction business for many years.

Besides riding his Harley, he enjoyed deer and beer, and spending time with loved ones.


Danny also had a passion for music and was very involved in the local music scene.

He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Eagles and a former member of the United Bikers of Maine and lobbied for motorcycle rights.

Danny was an avid outdoorsman, loved hunting and was a jack of all trades.

Surviving are his children, Daniel McCann of Mexico, Angela Collette of Rumford and Dawn Collette of Mexico; four grandchildren, Tasia McCann, Caden Welch, Brody Chartier and Colton Matthews; and one great-granddaughter, Luna Blodgett.

He was predeceased by his parents.

You are invited to share your thoughts, condolences and fond memories with the Gautreau family by visiting their guestbook at www.sgthibaultfuneralhome.com.

Daniel P. Gautreau

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