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Daniel Clifton Westcott

Obituary for Daniel Clifton Westcott

February 27, 2018
Margate, New Jersey


Westcott, Daniel Clifton, age 58, of Margate, passed away peacefully Tuesday evening at home surrounded by family, following a long, brave battle against esophageal cancer. Danny will always be remembered and adored by the entire community as he resided on Nassau Avenue his entire life. Danny was born in Atlantic City. He attended Holy Spirit High School where he met the love of his life, Bobbie Nash and competed in motor cross racing. Together they attended college in New Hampshire. Immediately following school, they married and Dan began his 25 year run at Prudential as an Insurance and Financial Agent. Danny exuded the essence of what it meant to live, known by many for his generosity and open door policy into his home. Danny loved to spend his summers surfing and his winters skiing. He adored raising his girls and taking family trips to Cape Hatteras and Pico Mountain Resort. Danny's other true love was navigating his boat around the local shores in search of Striped Bass. Danny is preceded in death by his parents, Eugene and Barbara Westcott, and his nephew, Bryan Joyce. He is survived by his wife, Bobbie, with whom he spent 44 years, his beloved daughters, Brittany and Lindsay (Brian), his brother, Gene, sisters, Jill (Jimmy), Robin, Kim (Michael), his nephews and nieces , Chris (Amy), John, Leanne, Fiona and Sophia.

A celebration of Danny's life will be held at 10AM on Saturday, March 3 at Margate Community Church where friends can meet and greet the family. Memorial Service will follow at 11AM.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Dean Randazzo Cancer Foundation (DRCF) P.O. Box 149, Somers Point, NJ 08244. Danny is already out fishing in Heaven's Ocean.

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Family Services by Jeffries and Keates Funeral Home

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  • Dean Randazzo Cancer Foundation (DRCF)
    PO Box 149
    Somers Point, NJ 08244