Danny O. Bardwell, 49, of Sandwich, IL (formerly of California, MO) passed away on Saturday, April 6, 2013. He was born on August 4, 1963 in California, MO the son of Oliver and Edna Bardwell, both of whom preceded him in death. He was a 1981 graduate of California High School. He is survived by long-time girlfriend, Sheila Thompson; 1 son, Michael Bardwell of Jefferson City, MO; and 1 sister, Becky Smith of Aurora, IL. He was preceded in death by 1 aunt, Carole Bardwell. A memorial service will be held on Friday, April 12, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at Bowlin-Cantriel Funeral Services in California, MO. Inurnment will be in Sappington Cemetery near Clarksburg.