Daniel was employed at BASF in Elyria and was a member at Harvest Ridge Church. He enjoyed sports especially golfing, bowling, fishing, politics, and loved the adventure of finding new places to take his friends to eat.
Mr. Raven is survived by his wife of 33 years, Deborah Raven; sons, Mark, Matt (Amy), John, and Jacob Raven; grandchildren, Hannah, Dave, and Andrew; mother, Barbara Raven; sisters, Donna Loudermilk, Linda Podlich, Shirley Shannon; 16 nieces and nephews and the Knerien family.
He was preceded in death by his father, Arnold Lee Raven and sister, Susan Blackwell.
A memorial service will be 1 P.M., Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at Harvest Ridge Church, 35600 Lorain Road, North Ridgeville. Rev. Kevin Crow will officiate.