Passed away Monday, June 18, 2012 at Covenant Health Care – Harrison in Saginaw, following a brief illness, at the age of 56. He was born on July 4, 1955 in Royal Oak, the son of the late Charles and Ann (Verbruggen) Cowsert. Dan was united in marriage with the former Cheryl Repke on June 26, 1982 in Troy. He was the Maintenance Supervisor at Lapeer Medical Care Facility for 13 years. Dan enjoyed golf, working on his motorcycle and bowling. Dan is survived by his wife, Cheryl Cowsert of Caro; three children, Nichole, Amber and Matthew Cowsert, all of Caro; four grandchildren; three brothers, Gary Cowsert of Caro, Chuck and his wife, Li Feng Cowsert of Waterford, Randy Cowsert of Ypsilanti and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Larry Alexander in 1998. In keeping with Dan’s wishes, cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held at the Arrowhead Golf Course in Caro on Thursday, June 21 at 3 p.m. with Rev. Thomas Brink of Lamotte Missionary Church officiating. The family will receive friends at the Arrowhead Golf Course on Thursday from 1 p.m. until the time of the service at 3 p.m. Memorials may be made to the Family Discretionary Fund. The family was assisted with these arrangements by Ransford Collon Funeral Home of Caro. Friends may share memories, thoughts and prayers online at www.RansfordCollon.com.