Daniel R. Selby was born in Hayfork, California on March 3, 1950. Dan passed on March 8, 2020, at the age of 70.

Dan was raised in Mountain Gate, Califoria and resided in McCloud for the last 23 years. He leaves behind his wife of 48 years, Mary Selby; brothers Leroy Porteous and David Selby of Mountain Gate; daughter Valerie Fairhurst; sons Don and Doug Davis; eight grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

Dan was very active with the McCloud Presbyterian Church, the Heritage Junction Museum, MSFPOA, CAL FIRE, CSA4 and the ZIB Board.

Dan never knew a stranger and was always willing to help wherever he could.