Donald Minzler

MINZLER, Donald R., Sr., 63, of Wheeling, WV, died Wednesday, January 2, 2013 in Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling.

He was born August 17, 1949 in Wheeling.

Donald was a retired employee of Ohio Valley Medical Center, Wheeling, a veteran of the U.S. Navy and a Catholic.

He was preceded in death by his father, Harold Minzler, Sr.

Surviving are his beloved wife of 14 years, Brenda S. Hicks Minzler; his mother, Helen Leithe Minzler of Wheeling; two sons, Donald R. (Marie) Minzler, Jr. of Wheeling and Jason (Cassandra) Minzler of South Carolina; two brothers, Harold (Mary) Minzler and Chris (Patti) Minzler, both of Wheeling; a sister, Nancy (Charles) Yocke of Wheeling; five grandchildren, Derek, Skylar, Emma, Audry and Lilah Minzler; several nieces and nephews; his beloved in-laws; many friends; and his faithful canine, Minzy.

Friends will be received from noon until time of service at 4 p.m. Saturday, January 5, 2013 at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 1400 Eoff St., Wheeling, with Pastor Joel Richter officiating.

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