Daniel Arron Mears, age 17, of Round Lake, IL passed away unexpectedly March 5, 2015. He was born in Evanston on September 26, 1997.
Daniel was a junior at Round Lake High School. He enjoyed the drama program, as well as music and being with his friends.
He is survived by his father, Timothy (Cynthia) Mears and mother, Jessica (Alan Moore) Mahon; siblings, Megan (Robbie) Hart, Michelle Mears, James Adams, and Alexis & Breanna Mahon; grandparents, James Adams, Bobbie Jones, and Joseph & Barbara Yurkanin; a nephew, Cole Hart, and a niece, Kassidy Hart; and numerous aunts, uncles, & cousins.
He was preceded in death by his twin brother, Jonathan Lee, paternal grandfather, Bob Mears; and maternal grandmother, Barbara Adams.
Friends may visit with his family from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at Justen’s Round Lake Funeral Home, 222 N. Rosedale Court, Round Lake, IL 60073. Visitation will resume Wednesday at the funeral home at 10 a.m. The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Interment will be in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Zion.
His family suggests memorials in Daniel’s memory to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, 120 Wall Street-29th Floor, New York, NY 10005 or www.afsp.org .
For information, please call the funeral home at 847-546-3300, or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends may leave an on-line condolence message for his family.