Daniel Christopher Nusbaum, age 33, of Walkersville, died suddenly Thursday, August 2, 2018 at his mother’s home in Martinsburg, WV. Born May 17, 1985 in Frederick, he was the son of Topper C. Nusbaum of Walkersville and Ruth Horsch-Nusbaum of Martinsburg and the stepson of Cathy Nusbaum of Walkersville.
Daniel was a 2003 graduate of Walkersville High School and attended Frederick Community College and Shepherd University. He was a self-employed field technician. He volunteered with both the Bakerton and Shepherdstown Volunteer Fire Depts., enjoyed fishing, watching documentaries and learning, chemistry experiments and spending time with his nieces and nephew and Gracie, the family dog.
In addition to his parents and stepmother, he is survived by maternal grandmother, Vera Horsch of Linden, NJ; sister, Laura Lee Joiner and husband Jeremy of Walkersville; brother, Kenneth Edward Nusbaum and Amanda Temple of Martinsburg; stepsisters, Erin Weeden and husband Jim and Colleen Johnson and husband Mike, all of Pittsburgh, PA; stepbrother, Neal Perry and wife Jessica of New Cumberland, PA; nephew and nieces, Hunter, Lillian, Charlotte and Killian and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
A funeral service will be held at Hartzler Funeral Home, 404 S. Main St., Woodsboro 10:30 a.m. Thursday, August 9.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, August 8.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bakerton Volunteer Fire Dept., 891 Carter Ave., Harpers Ferry, WV 25425.
The family invites you to leave a message or memory on our “tribute wall” at www.hartzlerfuneralhome.com.