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Daniel Rader

March 2, 1927 ~ April 5, 2021 (age 94)


World War II Navy Veteran – Permanent Deacon at St. Susanna Catholic Church for 25 years - Daniel L. Rader, 94 years old, Mason, Ohio, passed away peacefully on April 5, 2021.  Loving husband of the late Mary E. Rader (nee Browne), cherished father of 5 children, Michael (Sharon), David (Mary), Susan (Richard), John, and Charles (Beverly); 13 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren, 1 great-great-grandchild.  

Deacon Dan and his late wife Mary were very involved for over fifty years in service to St. Susanna Church in Mason including Peace and Justice Commission, Cursillo, Christ Renews His Parish, Retrouvaille, Eucharistic Minister, Mass Coordinator, Lindner Center of Hope-Spiritual Care, Marriage Preparation and Sacramental Preparation.  Deacon Dan was also involved in Boy Scouts Leadership for numerous years and a proud member of The Knights of Columbus.  

Funeral arrangements: Visitation on April 22, 2021 @ St. Susanna Church (616 Reading Road, Mason, OH 45040) from 10:00 AM -  11: 00 AM. prior to a Mass of Christian burial which will begin immediately following at 11:00AM. Internment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 11000 Montgomery Road, Cincinnati.  For those who are unable to attend, a live stream of the Mass of Christian Burial will be broadcast through St. Susanna at

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April 22, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. Susanna Church

Funeral Service
April 22, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Susanna Catholic Church
616 Reading Road
Mason, OH 45040

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