Maryan and Justin Dantonio instilled a strong work ethic in their son, Mark. Michigan State football’s game against Oregon on Monday in the Redbox Bowl will be the first time Dantonio coaches without either of his parents. Dantonio spoke candidly and publicly for the first time about the death of his mother Maryan, who died on Dec. 17, surrounded by her four sons at her home in Westerville, Ohio. She was 90.
Source: Detroit Free Press