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Daniel A. Drapalski

April 22, 1960 ~ July 14, 2021 (age 61)

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Whitesboro NY. --- Daniel A. Drapalski, 61, most recently of the Palm Springs Ca. area passed away peacefully on Wednesday July 14, 2021 at his home with his loving family by his side.

He was born on Friday, April 22, 1960, in Little Falls NY.  The son of the late Anthony H. (1971) and Angelina M. (Gabriel) Drapalski (1986).

A graduate of Little Falls High School, class of 1978, and of SUNY Delhi NY., class of 1982.                                                                                                                               

He was last employed at Agua Caliente Resort Casino Spa in Rancho Mirage, California.                                                                                                                                 

   Loving always being in the great outdoors...

Most important to Daniel...and most life...especially in the last few years, was being drawn so near to his LORD and SAVIOR...SWEET JESUS!!!     

Very dear to him were his late maternal Grandmother, Rose K. (Maphia) Gabriele, (1992), and Uncle, James F. Gabriel (1995).                                                                                                                                                                                                                      

Living family include, one son, Ross A. Drapalski & wife Sarah Kay (Cook), and his only beloved new grandson, Kai Ross Drapalski, all of Guetersloh Germany; two sisters, Donna L. Drapalski & Cathy L. Davis of Utica NY.; two beautiful nieces, Marla A. (Neil M. Bennett) & Christina L. Davis; three beautiful great nieces, Maya, Angelia, Olivia, & one favorite great nephew, Xavier (bubby); one brother, David A. Drapalski & wife Gracie L. (Oliveri) of Frankfort NY.; lifelong family friend, Lucille E. Oldick; many more family, friends, & best friends, David & Chantal, Jesse, & Fran K.

In keeping with Daniel’s wishes funeral services and burial at St. Mary's Cemetery,  Town of Herkimer, will be private and held at the convenience of his family. Arrangements are under the caring guidance of the Vincent A. Enea Funeral Service, (next to NBT Bank), 527 E. Albany St., Herkimer, NY.

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