Daniel was married to Denise Brown and has a son and daughter, Daniel Brown and Christina Hartman. His sister is Margie Ouellette and parents, Daniel and Nancy Brown. He loved being a Marine. He had his own construction company. He enjoyed body building and spending time with his family.
In 2019, his daughter, Christina, ran the Marine Corps Marathon in his memory. His picture was on display at the Blue Mile and a flag was held in his honor. Words from his daughter: “2019 Marine Corps Marathon in honor of my father, 1st Sgt Daniel Brown. Thank you to all the Blue Mile volunteers, and to the kind stranger who was holding an American flag with my dad’s name. Once a Marine, always a Marine. Gone but never forgotten.”