January 1, 1947 – November 29, 2022
Danny Kay Rainey, a Colorado Springs resident since 1982, passed away on Tuesday, November 29, 2022. He was raised in Gentryville, Indiana.
Danny was born in Lincoln City, Indiana on January 1, 1947 to Narl William Rainey and Lilian Grace (Neighbors) Rainey. He married Peggy Jane Bohler on July 13, 1968 in Rockport, Indiana, at St. Bernard Catholic Church.
Danny retired from the United States Army after 20 years of service. He was a Desert Storm Veteran and also served in the Panama Conflict.
He was an avid fisherman and enjoyed football, especially the Denver Broncos. He was also very good at working with his hands and loved his terrier, Bella Ann.
He is survived by his wife, Peggy Jane (Bohler) Rainey; their children: Stan Rainey (wife Alicia), and Roxann (Rainey) Haskew (husband Paul); his sister, Patricia Wallace; 3 grandchildren: Alex Rainey, Philip Rainey, and PJ Haskew; and 2 granddaughters: Alexis Haskew, and Wynter Haskew. He was preceded in death by his parents; his son, Danny Kay Rainey, Jr.; two sisters; and a brother.
A visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. with a funeral service at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, December 12, 2022 at the Shrine of Remembrance “America the Beautiful” Chapel, 1730 E. Fountain Blvd. Interment will follow at Evergreen Cemetery.
Memorials in Danny’s name may be made to the American Diabetes Association.