Born in Sacred Heart Hospital in Chester, he was the son of James M. and Mary Margaret “Mickey” Filliben Algeo of Lansdale.
He graduated from St. Stanislaus Elementary School and Lansdale Catholic High School, class of 1983, both located in Lansdale and was a member of the class of 1990 from Gwynedd Mercy College. He also took graduate courses at Gratz College.
Danny was the head football coach from 2004 until present at Cardinal O’Hara High School in Springfield, Delaware County where he also taught Business Law and Sports Marketing.
Prior to his head coaching position at Cardinal O’Hara, he previously served as assistant coach at Lansdale Catholic from 1983 to 1996, head coach at Roman Catholic High School in Philadelphia from 1996 to 2000, head coach at Phoenixville High School from 2000 to 2001, assistant coach at Roman Catholic from 2001 to 2002, assistant coach at Widener University from 2002 to 2003 and as assistant coach at Cardinal O’Hara from 2003 to 2004.
Danny’s priorities during his coaching career were Faith, Family and Football.
In the off-season, he also coached in the US Army All Star Game, the Big 33 Game, the PSFCA East/West All Star Game, the Montgomery County All Star Game and the Chesapeake Bowl All Star Game.
Danny was an active member of the Pennsylvania Football Scholastic Coaches Assn., the Kairos Retreats at Cardinal O’Hara and the Men of Malvern.
In addition to his parents, Danny is survived by his former wife, Courtney Mary Fitzsimmons Algeo; his daughter, Rebecca Ann Algeo; his siblings, Maggie deMarteleire (Michael) of Skippack, James Algeo, Jr. (Mary) of Royersford, Mary Beth Dewey (Scott) of Poolesville, MD, Bridget Algeo of White Haven, Veronica Algeo (Erica) of Souderton, Mary Frances Traywick (Jonathan) of Limerick, Mary Eileen Besachio (Justin) of Glenside, and John Patrick (Christine) of Lititz; 18 nieces and nephews and 1 grand niece and 1 grand nephew.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral Mass on Wednesday, July 9th at 11AM at St. Stanislaus Church, 51 Lansdale Ave., Lansdale, PA. 19446 where the family will receive friends Tuesday evening, July 8 from 6 to 9PM and Wednesday morning from 9 to 10:45AM. Interment St. Stanislaus Cemetery.
For those desiring, in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Rebecca’s College Trust Fund, c/o TD Bank, Township Line Rd. and Swede St., Blue Bell, PA. 19422 would be preferred.