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Daniel J. Teuscher

May 17, 1952 — December 6, 2023


Daniel J. Teuscher, lovingly known as Dan, passed away peacefully at his home in Jerome, Idaho on December 6, 2023. He was born in Hailey, Idaho on May 17, 1952, to Joseph Teuscher, Jr. and Leona May Cludas Teuscher.
Dan's main education came from growing up on the family farm. He learned the values of hard work, dedication, and the importance of family during those early years. These teachings stayed with him throughout his life and influenced the way he approached every endeavor.
Dan embarked on a remarkable career as a long-haul truck driver. Over the span of many years, he accumulated an impressive four million miles on the road. Dan's commitment to his profession was unmatched, but eventually, he made the decision to transition to short-haul driving to be closer to his beloved home in the Magic Valley.
Outside of work, Dan nurtured various passions and interests that brought him immense joy. He twanged his bass guitar for enjoyment. Long-range precision rifles were another hobby he enjoyed, boasting remarkable accuracy and skill that set him apart.
In his free time, Dan enjoyed fishing, BBQ and smoking ribs that allowed him to enjoy family. He also found excitement in racing remote-controlled cars and exploring scenic landscapes on motorcycles. However, perhaps most cherished by Dan was spending quality time with his kids and grandkids. Their presence brought immeasurable happiness to his life.
On January 11, 1977, Dan married Deborah Lee Underwood in Elko Nevada. Their union was characterized by a deep bond of love and devotion that endured for over four decades. Debbie stood by Dan's side through thick and thin and brought comfort and support during his final days.
Dan's passing leaves a void in the hearts of his loved ones, but they take solace in the memories they shared together. He will be deeply missed by his wife, Debbie, who provided unwavering love and support throughout their journey. He is also survived by his sons, Andy and David, who brought great pride and joy into Dan's life. Their wives, Misti and Mirelle respectively, were integral parts of his extended family and enriched his life in countless ways.
The love between Dan and his grandchildren was undeniable. Jasmine, Summer, Autumn, AJ, Mandi, Rhena, and Zander and great grandson Aiden brought joy and happiness to their grandpa's heart. They will forever cherish the special moments they shared with Dan. Dan's departure leaves a void in their lives that can never be filled.
Dan is also survived by his brothers Frank and Bob; as well as his sister, Betty; and numerous nieces and nephews.
As we bid farewell to Daniel, we remember a man whose dedication to family, hard work ethic, and zest for life and tinkering served as an inspiration to all who knew him. His memory will forever remain etched in our hearts as we recall the laughter he brought to our lives and the love he shared and sarcastic quips. One of his favorites “What, you got an ace up your sleeve?”
May Dan rest peacefully as he embarks on yet another journey beyond this world. His spirit will continue to live on in the hearts of those fortunate enough to have met by him.

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