Daniel R. Mega, 73 of Riverside, died Jan. 26, 2022 at his home.

Mr. Mega received two Purple Hearts while serving in the U.S. Army in Vietnam. He was a retired manager at Lucent Technologies.

He was the husband of Ann; the father of Danny (Patti); the “Pops” of Carmela Ann; the brother of John (Cathy) Mega and Sue (Michael) Sullivan; and an uncle and friend to many. 

A funeral Mass was celebrated Feb. 1 at St. Mary Church in Riverside. Inurnment will take place Feb. 4 at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood.

Ivins/Moravecek Funeral Home, Riverside, handled arrangements.