Daniel "Dan" R. Goble, 72, of Danville, Virginia, formerly of Burlington, died on Tuesday, July 23, 2019, at Saint Francis Medical Center, in Peoria, Illinois. Born on February 16, 1947, in Burlington, he was the son of Alfred and Grace (Schulz) Goble. He married Rosanne Hoffman on September 16, 1978, in Burlington. Dan worked for J.I. Case for 30 years until his retirement in 2001. After his retirement he served as the activities assistant at the Great River Klein Center until he moved to Virginia in 2005. He was a former member of Harmony Bible Church and was a current member of the Mt. Herman Baptist Church in Danville, Virginia. He was a member of the Danville Master Gardners. He loved gardening, collecting and dealing in antiques and was a historian. He had an extensive collection of Burlington history in postcards and other items. Survivors include his wife, Rosanne Goble of Danville, Virginia; two daughters, Melanie Goble and Melissa Goble, both of Peoria, Illinois; stepson, Michael Cummings of Warren, Pennsylvania; one granddaughter, Raven Cummings of Madison, Wisconsin; his twin sister, Diane Coleman of Burlington; two brothers, James Goble of North Little Rock, Arkansas, and Robert (Joan) Goble of West Burlington; and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother-in-law, Joseph Coleman; and sister-in-law, Sharon Goble. The memorial funeral service for Dan will be held 4 p.m. Sunday, August 4, 2019, at Mt. Herman Baptist Church. Visitation will be held one hour prior to service. A memorial has been established.

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