Daniel L. Ahlers, age 24, of Lincoln City, OR, formerly of Jump
River, died as a result of a jet ski accident on Sunday, March 3,
2013 in the ocean at Depoe Bay. Daniel was born March 31,
1988 in Ladysmith, the son of Monte & Kathy (Kavanagh) Ahlers.
After high school, Dan moved out west where he owned his own
lawn care and landscape business, and did home remodeling
jobs during the winter months. He enjoyed playing guitar,
listening to music and ball room dancing with the love of his life,
Dan is survived by his parents, fiancée, Lilli Geurrera of Lincoln
City, OR; siblings, Bobby (Justine) Ahlers of Eau Claire, Cassie
(Miguel) Munoz of California; and Ethan Ahlers of Chippewa
Falls. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents,
Giles and Florence Kavanagh, and paternal grandparents, Jack
& Lenora Ahlers.
Services will be held on Sunday, March 10, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. at
the Sheldon Church of Christ with Pastor Jeremy Allard
officiating. Friends and family may call on Saturday evening from
5-7 p.m. at the Gilman Funeral Home and on Sunday from 2-3
p.m. at the church prior to service time. Inurnment will take place
at a later date in the Mount Nebo Cemetery, Jump River.