Peter T. Danas

July 25th, 2014

Peter T. Danas, age 61, of Wilmington, formerly of Lowell, passed away on July 23, 2014 at the Lahey Clinic Medical Center in Burlington.

Peter was born on July 16, 1953 in Lowell, MA; he was the cherished son of the late Charles and Helen (Tsimiklis) Danas. Peter was raised and educated in Lowell and a graduate of Lowell High School with the Class of 1970.

Peter married his “sweetheart” Christine Caton on October 4, 1987. The couple resided in Wilmington for more than 30 years and raised two wonderful sons Nick and Alex. Peter loved his family and enjoyed spending time with them; they loved to travel, camp, go boating, or go for rides on his Harley.

Peter was a hard worker, for many years he and his wife Christine published their own real estate booklets through their company Danas Publications.

Peter will be fondly remembered for his love of food and family celebrations, he was an avid motorcycle enthusiast, and an all-around good guy. Peter enjoyed his morning runs to Dunkin Donuts for coffee and conversation; he was always very social. Most of all Peter will be remembered for his unconditional love and devotion to his family and friends who will miss him dearly.

Beloved husband of Christine C. (Caton) Danas, loving father of Nicholas P. and Alexander C. Danas all of Wilmington, son of the late Charles and Helen (Tsimiklis) Danas, dear brother of Dorothea Alexander of Topsfield, Virginia Danas Barrelle of Lowell, the late George Danas and Barbara Longtin. Peter is also survived by many brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, and nephews.

Family and friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave, (Rt. 62), Wilmington, for a Funeral Service on Tuesday, July 29th, at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow in Westlawn Cemetery, Lowell. Visiting hours will be held at the Funeral Home on Monday, July 28th, from 2-8 p.m. Memorial donations in Peter’s name can be made to American Diabetes Association, 1701 North Beauregard Street, Alexandria, VA 22311.


10 Entries in Guest Book for “Peter T. Danas”

  1. Lorraine O'Connor says:

    I will always remember Peter’s wonderful laugh…it still rings in my ears after all these years. You will be missed Peter.

  2. Phyllis DiTocco says:

    Christine, Nick and Alex – we were so saddened to hear the news of Peter’s passing. Peter had such a passion for life and will be missed by all – we could all learn from the great example he set forth . As a family you have shared many treasured memories which I know you will keep close in your hearts for eternity. I can only imagine the tremendous loss you must be feeling. If there is anything we can do, please know we are always here for you. With sincerest sympathy, Wayne, Phyllis & Adam

  3. Stuart Christian says:

    I am so deeply saddened to hear of the loss of Peter. My heart goes out to Christine, Nick and Alex. I enjoyed working with Peter for many years during the time Peter and Christine published The Real Estate Book. We had many wonderful conversations throughout the years and I enjoyed spending time with Peter during annual meetings. He will truly be missed by his friends at NewPoint Media Group and The Real Estate Book. Our thoughts are with you all.

  4. Cristina and Ken Warren says:

    Dear Christine, Nick and Alex,
    We were so sad to hear about the loss of Peter. We all have such cherished memories of camping and skiing with all of you and the gang. You let us in as part of the group and we had so many good times. Please know that we are here for you. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  5. mary jo rourke says:

    Virginia and Jen so sorry for your loss thoughts are with you MJ

  6. Jim and Debbie Kelley says:

    Christine, Nick and Alex, we are thinking about you during this difficult time. we send love and prayers of comfort to you all.

  7. Jürgen Fleck says:

    Dear Christine, Nick and Alex,

    we are very sad to hear about the loss of Peter. He was always so positive and full of life.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  8. Ralph and Eileen Goodwin says:

    Christine, Nick & Alex

    We are so very sorry to hear of your loss and you are all in our thoughts and prayers.

  9. steve tatelman says:

    Peter, rest in peace my brother and ride that highway in the sky!

  10. Cindy Dempsey says:

    Christine I am so sorry to hear about your loss


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