Daniel J. Noyes, 76, of Grand Forks, ND passed away peacefully on Friday, May 18, 2012 at Valley Eldercare in Grand Forks, ND. Daniel was born on June 6, 1935 at Johnstown, ND the son of Robert and Olga (Borgen) Noyes. He attended school in Larimore, ND and later served in the United States Air Force from 1952 to 1956. After his discharge, he worked as a carpenter for many years before being employed by New Vision Fiberglass. On February 9, 1975 he married Debbie Pautz in Mayville, ND. He retired in 1999. He enjoyed reading, working in the yard, gardening, going to the lake and fishing with the boys. He is survived by his wife: Debbie of Grand Forks, ND; their three children: Chad Noyes of West Fargo, ND, Kevin (Vicky Landrus) Noyes of Bismarck, ND, Jay Noyes of Farmington, MN and three children with their families from a previous marriage. Daniel is also survived by two sisters: Portia of CA and Margie of MN along with numerous nieces and nephews. Daniel was preceded in death by his parents, one sister, Betty and one brother, Robert. Visitation: Will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Funeral Service: 1:00 PM Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at Mayville Congregational United Church of Christ in Mayville, ND. Burial: Mayville Cemetery, Mayville, ND.