Elmwood Funeral Chapel & Crematory

Visitation Information

Dan S. Goldyn (Ret. CPD)

Passed away on December 18, 2019

Dan S. Goldyn, (Ret. CPD), age 68, late of Hegewisch passed away on December 18, 2019. Beloved longtime companion and Fiancé of Joyce Johnson. Loving son of the late Chester and late Florence Goldyn. Dear brother of Joe (Diane) Goldyn and Patricia (Steven) Duray. Dearest uncle of Amy Goldyn, Jill (Gabriel) Rivers, Jeffery (Erin) Goldyn, Steven Duray and Kimberly (Chris) Zito. Cherished great-uncle of Reese, Catlin, Colin and Cara. Also survived by many cousins and dear friends. Dan was a retired patrolman with the Chicago Police Department. Visitation and funeral services were privately held. Arrangement entrusted to the Elmwood Chapel Chicago, IL. 773-731-2749. www.elmwoodchapel.com.

"Knew Dan from grade school to CPD. Didn't see him much, but when I did, it sure was easy to laugh and smile. God bless."
- George A Alivojvodic
December 19, 2019 10:18 pm

"My Condolences to Dan's fiancée and the Golden family.. My thoughts and prayers are with you at such a difficult time. Know Dan from high school , neighbor and Police dept."
- George Yekich
December 20, 2019 11:43 am

"My sincerest sympathies to the family and friends. Dan was a great guy, always with a nice smile, easygoing. I’ll always remember Dan as such. RIP Danny 🙏"
- Maria Martin
December 21, 2019 5:03 pm

"My most sincere condolences and commiserations to Joyce and the Goldyn family. You are all in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time."
- Edward Oros
December 23, 2019 11:19 am

"Dan, Your cousins will remember your sunny personality with great affection. "
- Ron Vertone
December 26, 2019 12:12 pm

"Heartfelt and prayerful condolences from the Chicago Police Chaplains. Dan will be remembered at the Police Mass on Sunday, 12 JAN, 11:00 a.m. at Mercy Home for Boys and Girls (1140 W. Jackson Blvd.) In the meantime, may family and friends know the healing touch of our all-loving, all-merciful God! [Police Chaplains Ministry: www.ChicagoPCM.org or 312/738-7588]"
- ~ ~ Fr. Dan Brandt, CPD Chaplain
December 26, 2019 3:21 pm

"Our family knew and loved Dan. What a bright light he was! While I haven’t personally met the entire extended Goldyn family, my heart goes out to my wonderful brother in law Joe Goldyn, his wife and my dear sister Diane Hart Goldyn, his sister Pat Goldyn, and his niece Amy Goldyn. I love you all and will mourn his death right alongside you. God bless and Godspeed to you all! Pat Veverica"
- Pat Veverica
December 30, 2019 10:14 pm

"My Sincerest Condolences to all of Dan's family and friends. I had the Honor and privilege of working with Dan over the years. An Absolute True Gentleman, and one Great Police Officer. He is with Our Lord."
- Capt. Stephen B. Glombicki
January 5, 2020 1:37 pm

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