Daniel A. Guzman, 38, Hays, died Friday, Aug. 25, 2017, at his home in Hays.
He was born May 18, 1979, in Nombre De Dios, Durango, Mexico, to Eduardo and Martha (Torres) Guzman. He married Irene Benavidez on Aug. 30, 2008, in Hays. He worked for Midwestern Pipeworks Inc. making pipes for the oilfield.
He was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church. He loved going to the lake, camping, cooking and fishing.
Survivors include his wife, of the home; his mother, Martha Torres, Hays; three sons, Demitre Guzman and Leonardo Benavidez, both of Hays, and A.J. Martinez, El Dorado; five daughters, Marlena Guzman, Ieesha Guzman and Domonique Benavidez, all of Hays, Monique Singleton, Missouri, and Azariah Redding, Bushton; a brother; Ronaldo Garcia, Hays; two sisters, Viviana Guzman-Maldonado and husband, Hernan, Hays, and Adriana Guzman, Hays; and 14 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father; a brother, Omar Eduardo Guzman; and three grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Hays; cremation will follow the services, and inurnment will be at a later date.
Visitation will be from 3 p.m. Thursday at the church and continue through the night and will be from 8 a.m. until time of service Friday at the church.
A parish vigil and rosary will be at 7 p.m. Thursday at the church.
Memorials are suggested to the church in care of Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home.
Condolences can be left for the family at www.haysmemorial.com.