Danny MolterName: Danny Molter
Date of Death: June 3, 2014
Age at death: 63
Danny E. Molter, 63, Bradenton, passed away June 3, 2014. Danny was born April 2, 1951 in Bradenton to the late Robert E. and Gloria (Shafer) Molter.
He was a life-long resident of Bradenton, and a graduate of Manatee High School. Danny was the founder and owner of Molter Pest Control in Bradenton for over 40 years, where he was a Certified Entomologist. He served with the Manatee County Sheriff’s office, formerly with Bradenton Police Department, past Director and Board member of the Gold Bank and American Banks in Bradenton.
Dan was a founding member, Past President and Board of Directors for the Manatee County 100 Club, President of the Florida 100 Club, member of the Fraternal Order of Police, Past Director and immediate Past President of Manatee River Fair Association, member of the Advisory Boards for the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office, Salvation Army , and Florida Highway Patrol, Director with FELT “Feeding Empty Little Tummies”, Manatee High School Baseball Boosters, V.F.W. Post 10141 Men’s Auxiliary, President of Manatee Social Club, and the First Baptist Church of Bradenton. Danny was also an inventor of which he was holding two patent, entrepreneur, avid bass fisherman and hunter.
Danny was predeceased by his son, Robert (Bobby) Alan Molter in 2013. He is survived by his beloved long-time companion, Denise Leavitt , one son, Danny E. Molter Jr., three daughters; Lori, Caryn and Mallory Molter, son-in-law; Danny Stott, sister, Sheila Lynn (Richard) McFarland , several grandchildren, step-mother; Faith Molter, and many extended family members and friends.
The family will receive friends on Friday, June 6, 2014 from 6-8 P.M. at Shannon Funeral Home Westview Chapel, 5610 Manatee Ave. W., Bradenton. A Celebration of Danny’s life will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, June 7, 2014 at West Bradenton Baptist Church, 1305 43rd St. W., Bradenton. Private Interment will take place at Mansion Memorial Park, Ellenton.
In lieu of flowers the family request that memorials be made to the Manatee High School Baseball Boosters, 6937 Arbor Oaks Circle, Bradenton, Fl. 34209 in his memory.
Condolences for the family may be made online at www.shannonfuneralhomes.com.