Daniel Thomas Lenz, 44, a Northland resident of Kansas City, MO., passed away on Friday, June 3, 2022. Daniel was born February 4, 1978 to Thomas William and Karen Ann (Oyler) Lenz in Topeka, KS.
Daniel was a Christian by faith and was a member of Calvary Lutheran Church. He attended the University of Missouri Kansas City (UMKC) and earned his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science. He was also initiated as a brother of the Delta Delta chapter of Pi Kappa Phi in Kirksville, Missouri. Daniel had a broad knowledge of current events and a passion for pop culture, including music, politics, sports and art. He was always ready for a lively conversation on any topic with his many friends who remember him as a kind person with a good heart.
The Scouting program was extremely important to Daniel. He was an Eagle Scout and a member of The Tribe of Mic-O-Say with Fire Builder responsibilities at the H. Roe Bartle Scout Reservation. Daniel’s Mic-O-Say name was “Second Son of Walking Two Feathers.”
He was preceded in death by his mother, Karen, his brother-in-law, Jeffrey Alexis Delsemme, and his niece, Dorothy Lenz Delsemme. Daniel is survived by his father, Thomas Lenz, his stepmother Carol Swearingen Lenz, his sister, Deborah Dorothy Delsemme of Liberty, MO, his brother, Brian Walter Lenz of Liberty, MO and his “favorite” niece Ava Lenz Delsemme of Lee’s Summit, MO.
A visitation will be held at King of Kings Lutheran Church, Kansas City, Missouri on Thursday, June 16th from 6-8 pm. A memorial service will be held at the same location at 11:30 am on Friday, June 17th. Memories of Daniel and condolences to the family may be shared at meyersfuneralchapel.com . In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations may be made to the Boy Scouts of America, Heart of America Council, Tribe of Mic-O-Say or https://app.mobilecause.com/form/eRJz7A?vid=sgk3h.