Daniel Stephen Boni Sr., age 56, of San Carlos, Ariz. passed away on March 8, 2017 at his residence.
He was born in Miami, Ariz. on April 30, 1960, the son of Milda Ivan and Gibson Boni.
He worked as a laborer in construction. He attended school at Rice Elementary School, San Carlos Jr. High, Southwest Indian School in Glendale and he graduated from Globe High School in 1980.
Preceded in death by his sisters, Mary Boni, Dolores Verdugo and Erma Boni.
Daniel is survived by his parents, Milda Ivan and Gibson Boni; ex-wife, Judy Shorten; children April D. Boni (Cecil Jackson) of Sacaton, Joleen Waddington (Gary) of Anchorage, Alaska, Hadji D. Boni (Tiffany) of Sacaton, Stephen W. Boni (Ka Xiong) of Sacramento, California, Jodie M. Boni (German Galvez) of Anchorage, Alaska, Mariah C. Hinton (Mathaias), Alexander Hinton of prescott Valley, ands Daniel S. Boni Jr. of San Carlos; 12 grandchildren; sisters Sarah Alexander, Esther Chapman, Andrea Barlow, Trena Antonio, Rachael Hunter, brothers Ronald Boni, Gibson Boni Jr., Richard Lee Boni, Nathaniel Boni and Fredrick Boni.
Wake was held on Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 4 a.m. at the Boni Residence.
Funeral Services were held on Sunday, March 12, 2017 at 10 a.m. at the Freedom Holiness Church.
Interment was in Lower Peridot, Six Mile Cemetery.
Assisting the family; Lamont Mortuary of Globe.