Jack L. Minner


HARTLY, DE - Jack L. Minner, of Hartly, died Friday, May 13, 2011, in his home. He was 64. Mr. Minner was born Aug. 4, 1946, in Dover to the late Watson Pat Minner and Margaret Louise Davis Jones. Mr. Minner was a manager at Super Fresh Grocery in Dover until his retirement in 2002. He also worked for Brooks Armored Car Service. He was a member of the Union Lodge No. 7 - Masons - A.F. & A M in Dover. He enjoyed duck hunting, and NASCAR, especially Dale Earnhardt. He considered Hall's Restaurant in Wyoming his second home. Mr. Minner is survived by two sons, John Minner and wife Christie of Newark, and Doug Minner and wife Karen of Smyrna; one brother, Roger Minner of Greenville; one sister, Peggy Richardson and husband Todd of Laurel; and five grandchildren, Christopher, Daniel, Wyatt, Austen, and Kalle Minner. Funeral services will be noon, Tuesday, May 17, at Torbert Funeral Chapel, 61 S. Bradford St., Dover, where friends may call one hour prior. Interment will be in Sharon Hills Memorial Park, Dover. The family suggests contributions be made to the American Lung Association – Delaware, Suite #202, 630 Churchmans Rd, Newark, DE 19702; or Shriners Hospitals for Children, 3551 North Broad St., Philadelphia, PA 19140. Letters of condolence may be sent, and guestbook signed at www.torbertfuneral.com.