In Memory of Daniel Hapes

Daniel Hapes
Daniel Hapes
Born: February 26, 1978
Died: May 10, 2017
Age: 39
Send Condolences
Daniel Hapes
February 26, 1978 - May 10, 2017
From: Hampton, IA | Originally: Colo, IA

Daniel Hapes, age 39, of Hampton and formerly of Colo, died at his home on Wednesday, May 10, 2017.

A Celebration of Daniel’s life will be held at 4:00 p.m. Monday, May 15, 2017, at Colo Central Park in Colo.   Burial will be in Woodland Cemetery, Iowa Center, at a later date.  In lieu of flowers, memorials in Daniel’s name may be directed to the family at 603 4th Street, Colo, IA  50056. 

Born February 26, 1978, in Ames, Iowa, Daniel Patrick Hapes was the son of Dennis and Paula (Mayfield) Hapes, Sr.  He grew up in Story County and received his education in Colo. 

Daniel was proficient with computers and enjoyed cars, tinkering, camping, and spending time with his children.  Most recently, he made his home in Hampton where he was employed as an auto mechanic at Guido’s Motors International.

He is survived by five children, Siena Mathews of Boone, Danielle Hapes of Salina, KS, and Masen, Brooklynn, and Samuel Hapes of Nevada; his father, Dennis (Mary) Hapes, Sr. of Collins; his mother, Paula (Robert) Meyerhoff of Kelley; his maternal grandmother, Joan Mayfield of Maxwell; two brothers, Dennis (Kerri) Hapes of Colo, and Jeremy (Patti) Hapes of Troutman, NC; two step-brothers, Aric (Tonya) Meyerhoff of Germany, and John (Billie) Meyerhoff of Kansas City, MO; and several nieces, nephews, and other extended family members.

Daniel was preceded in death by an infant son, Kaleb Hapes; his maternal grandfather, Russell Mayfield, Sr.; his paternal grandfather, William Hapes; and his paternal grandmother and her husband, Phyllis and Darwin Huffaker.

Ryan Funeral Home of Nevada has been entrusted with the care of Daniel and his family.


Friday, October 6, 2017 at 9:41 AM
“R.I.P Dan I understand why you died. Love you Dan I'll join you when I hit rock bottom and I'm alone. Talk to you later.”
- Taz
Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 7:50 AM
“I love you Dan. See you soon.”
- taz nivhel
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at 1:12 PM
“I am so sorry to hear of Daniels passing. I got to know him in the last year. He was always helpful and kind. He stopped one day and helped me get a flat tire off. My hear breaks for you and all of his family. ”
- Pastor Corby Johnson
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 2:20 PM
“Im sorry. Dan I'll miss you. You are loved so great it hurts to think about the happy times. Sigh Love ya Dan.”
- Taz Nivhel
Monday, May 15, 2017 at 1:11 PM
“Sending you all loving thoughts and wishing you comfort in this time of tremendous sorrow. ”
- Kaia's sister Kerry
Monday, May 15, 2017 at 10:31 AM
“Kaia and Samuel I am so sorry for your loss- remember the good times- You both have mu deepest symphathy.”
- Laura Bradley director of the Hampton Community Christian Daycare
Monday, May 15, 2017 at 10:31 AM
“We are sending prayers out to Daniel's family & friends. Our sorrow to all of you runs deep. The strides Daniel had been making are truly something to be proud of. He was and is so loved by so many. We are so deeply sorry for your loss.”
- Tyra and Thumper
Monday, May 15, 2017 at 10:31 AM
“I'm so sorry for our loss Paula Rob and family
I loved him so much he was such a loving man to me do anything for me I will greatly miss him !
God Damn it Dan 💔🙏😇”
- Penni vary
Click Here If You Would Like To Leave Your Condolences


Celebration of Life
4:00 p.m.
Monday, May 15, 2015
Colo Central Park
Colo, Iowa


Woodland Cemetery
Iowa Center, Iowa
At a later date