Dan L. Sparkman, 72, of Kerrville, Texas passed from this life on January 19,2022.
Dan was born on August 2, 1949 in Brownwood, Texas to Lewis Aaron Sparkman and Lorine Louise Konze, and grew up in Lampasas, Texas. He served as a Medical Service Specialist in the Air Force from January 1971 through December 1976 and achieved the rank of Sergeant. After being honorably discharged, Dan pursued his Registered Nurse license at San Jacinto College. Dan went on to devote 35 years to nursing, ultimately retiring as Director of Nursing at Kerrville State Hospital.
Dan enjoyed hunting with his favorite uncles and cousins, searching for arrow heads with his brother Rick, attending family reunions, going to antique stores, museums, and historic cemeteries, making deer sausage with his family, and had an enthusiastic appreciation for all things paranormal.
Dan is preceded in death by his parents, brother, Rick Sparkman, granddaughter Halle Collier, and son Corey Sparkman. His survivors include his sisters, Debbie Fishel, Michelle Sparkman Dickie, and Belinda Sparkman, sister-in-law Sandra Sparkman, daughters Katie Perez and Lauren Skloss, sons-in-law Marino Perez and Brad Skloss, daughter-in-law Katelynn Sparkman, grandkids Ava, Ella, and Alec Perez, Maverick and Dylan Skloss, soon-to-be-born granddaughter, Penelope, and nephews Wade and Andy Sparkman and their families.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11AM on Saturday, January 22,2022 at Kerrville Funeral Home.
Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of the professionals at Kerrville Funeral Home. (830)895-5111