Dan Black

Buckley resident Dan Black, 71, died Feb. 24, 2012.

He was born Nov. 26, 1940, in Tuscaloosa, Ala. He retired from Tom Matson Dodge after 39 years of service. He loved working on cars and drag racing and was known as “Mr. Fix-it.” He enjoyed riding motorcycles with his son, working on his tractor and was always playing pranks on his family and friends.

He is survived by wife Mary Black of Buckley; sons Dan Black and wife Brandi of Longbranch, Wash., and Ben Black and wife Jennifer of Auburn, Wash.; daughter Cheri Black of Buckley; brother Bobby Black and wife Patricia of Brook-wood, Ala.; sisters Mary Surwic and husband Micky and Shirley Abston and husband Hot, all of Brookwood; and three grandchildren.

A private family service is planned.

Arrangements are by Weeks’ Funeral Home, Buckley. All are invited to sign the online guest book at www.weeksfuneralhomes.com.