Arthur Charles Minchener


Arthur Charles Minchener,

91, of Charlotte, N.C., died

peacefully on Tuesday, Jan.

29, 2013, at 6:35 p.m. He

was preceded in death in

2007 by his wife, Elene L.

DiMaio Minchener, whom

he married Sept. 1, 1941.

He was born in Jamestown, N.Y., on Nov. 22,

1921. He was the son of

William H. Minchener of

Detroit, Mich., and Olive

Boehler Minchener of

Kitchener, Ontario, Canada.

He lived for 16 years in Palmetto, Fla., and previously

in Jamestown, N.Y.

Arthur retired from

MRC/TRW after 40 years

of employment but enjoyed

staying active and socializing, so he chose to work

at Pinkerton, Farmer’s

Market Supermarket, and

Cash N Carry until 2004

when he retired permanently. Arthur was a member of

the Lakewood Rod and

Gun Club, Moose Lodge,

Knights of Columbus, and

Elks Club where he and his

wife enjoyed their favorite

pastime – dancing!

Arthur was also an avid

fisherman and sports

enthusiast. His family will

greatly miss his love and

sense of humor. He is survived by his two daughters:

Jacqueline Coan (Ronald)

of Matthews, N.C., and

Judy Denison of Lily Dale,

N.Y.; four sons, Jerry Minchener of Clearwater, Fla.,

Jeffrey Minchener of

Jamestown, N.Y., James

Minchener of Willard, N.C.,

and John Minchener of

Charlotte, N.C.; 14

grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his sister,

Charlotte, in 1925; his father, William, in 1950; his

mother, Olive, in 1963; his

brother George, in 1981;

and grandson, Adam Minchener, in 1984.

The family will receive

friends on Friday, Feb. 1,

from 2-4 p.m., 7-9 p.m. and

one hour prior to the

memorial service held on

Saturday, Feb. 2, at 3 p.m.

at Heritage Funeral Home

in Indian Trail, N.C.

Memorials may be made

to the American Lung Association, 514 Daniels St.,

Suite 109, Raleigh, NC

27605. Memories and condolences may be added to

the online guestbook at The

family wishes to thank the

staff at Sardis Oaks for their

kind and compassionate