Daniel W. Cupp, Jr.
funeral director and owner of Emig Funeral Home in Dover, Pennsylvania died unexpectedly November 2, 2019 at age 64.
Cupp earned his degree from Simmons School of Embalming & Mortuary Science in Syracuse, New York. He became a licensed funeral director in 1978 and worked for Spitler Funeral Home in Montoursville, Hollen Funeral Home in Philadelphia and Gundel Funeral Home in Lancaster. In 1989, Cupp had the opportunity to work for Scott Emig at the Emig Funeral Home where he devoted the last 30 years of his life serving the Dover community and surrounding area. He was honored to offer comfort to the families he served during one of the most difficult times in their lives.
When he wasn't working, he loved spending time with his family, especially his young grandsons. Dan always looked forward to the annual family vacation in the Outer Banks where he loved to surf fish and relax. He was an avid Philadelphia Eagles and Penn State Football fan and enjoyed golf.
Cupp is survived by his wife, Catherine; daughters, Heather and Alyssa; three grandsons; his mother, Muriel and two sisters, Susan and Elizabeth.