Terry Ray Daniels, age 67, of Waterford, passed away peacefully on August 23, 2023 at UPMC Hamot after a long illness. Born on August 8, 1956 in Meadville, he is the son of James Henry Daniels and Nellena Ann Phelps Daniels of Cambridge Springs.

Terry graduated from Cambridge Springs High School with the class of 1974. He worked at General Electric as an overhead crane operator for 42 years, retiring in 2016. After retirement, Terry established Daniels Trucking, hauling livestock and members of the Amish community. In his younger years, Terry enjoyed driving stock cars and was a NASCAR fan.

He married Barbara Renee Evans Daniels on August 20, 1983, celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary just three days prior to his death. He is further survived by his daughter, Jillian Marie Daniels Kubeja and her husband Chad; three grandchildren, Kierstin, Taylor, and Jackson Kubeja of Waterford; his parents; two sisters, Tena L. Kachik and her husband Jeffrey of Cambridge Springs, and Laurie A. Lint and her husband George of Waterford; his mother-in-law, Marilyn Evans of Waterford; sisters-in-law, Brenda K. Evans of Erie, and Bethany D. Fritz (Stephen) of Waterford; aunts Gladys Scott of Waterford, and Lillie Mongera of Union City; a dear niece, Brooke Fritz of Waterford; a dear cousin, Deborah Gregor (David) of Union City; his life-long friend, Kevin Konen of Waterford; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Terry was preceded in death by his brother, Darrel Nelson Daniels.

A memorial service is planned for a later date. Memorial donations may be made to the 4-H Scholarship Fund, Erie County 4-H Livestock Program, 606 West 2nd Street, Erie, PA 16507.