Danny was born December 22, 1951, in Newtown, Missouri to Earl W. and Minnie (Burkhart) Courtney, they preceded him in death. He is also preceded in death by, a son, Chris Michael Courtney; a brother, Bobby Courtney; a sister, Pauline Deeds; a nephew, Fred Courtney.
Frog was survived by: Two sons, Jason Courtney of Milan, and Jeff Courtney and wife Megan of Milan; Grandchildren, Megan Karren and husband Rhett, Jerret Courtney, Hayden Courtney, and Haylee Courtney; Great Grandchildren, Laney, Molly, Clara, and Ella Karren; a sister, Betty Stubbs of Milan; and Nephews, David Richardson and wife Terri Lynn, Bobby Ray Richardson and wife Lori, Rick Courtney, and Mike Deeds and a niece, Cheryl Thompson and husband Gary.
Frog grew up in Milan, graduating from Milan C-II High School. After graduation, he worked for F.M. Stampers for a bit, then started working at Alltel, where he worked for over 20 years. He enjoyed going hunting and fishing, arrowhead hunting, and backroading with his friends.
A service for Frog will be held at 2:00 PM, Monday, October 23, 2023, at Ruschmeier-Smith Funeral Home in Milan. Burial will follow at the Scobee Cemetery. A visitation will be held one hour before the service, starting at 1:00 p.m.
Instead of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Scobee Cemetery.