Danny Arlen Kinnaird, Jr., of O Fallon, MO, passed away Saturday, September 3, 2022 at the age of 45. Beloved husband of Misty Dawn Kinnaird; cherished son of the late Danny Arlen Kinnaird, Sr. and the late Penny Claudia Ojeda; devoted father of Ashley (Joey Carroll) Kinnaird, Michael Kinnaird, Jacob Kinnaird, and Michelle Kinnaird; loving grandfather of Maxine Kinnaird, Michael Kinnaird, Jr., and Melody Kinnaird; dear brother of Michael Huffman and the late Buddy Wayne Kinnaird; loving nephew and dear cousin to many.
Danny was a wonderful man with a Texas-sized heart. Born in Texas, he was a true Texas Longhorn fan. He was selfless, caring and dependable. He was the friend everyone could count on. He married the love of his life, Misty, and they were still very much in love 28 years later. They enjoyed traveling together and cherished every sweet moment. Danny was a dedicated father and proud grandfather; he shared many memories with his family.
Danny was active in the bourbon community, and a member of the ABV Network. He had a great sense of humor and loved to entertain. He was an excellent cook, enjoyed grilling, smoking and barbequing for everyone. He was sure to make enough food so that no one went home hungry. Danny will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Memorials may be made in Danny's name to The ALS Foundation.
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