Obituary for Charles E. Meinsler Jr.
Charles E. Meinsler Jr. “Chiz”, 82, of Middletown, entered into eternal rest on March 31, 2017 at his home surrounded by his loving family.
He was born on February 8, 1935 in Middletown and was the son of the late Charles Sr. and Marian (Houser) Meinsler.
Chiz was a United States Army Veteran during the Korean Conflict and a union electrician for Sparzell Incorporated.
In addition to his parents, Charles was preceded in death by his loving wife, Janet Meinsler, a son, Lynn C. Meinsler and a sister.
Chiz is survived by his two sons, Scott C. Meinsler of Royalton and Casey C. Meinsler and his wife Lori of Middletown; a brother, Malcom Meinsler of MD; two sisters, Jean Matala of FL and Sarah Ann Jennings, of Lewisberry; four grandchildren, Joshua Meinsler, Megan Meinsler, Jennifer Meinsler, and Kirsten Meinsler; two great-grandsons Dylan Cleapor and Brennan Lanza; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
A tribute to Chiz’s life will be held on Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 260 E. Main St. Middletown with the Rev. M. Lee Ellenberger officiating. Viewing will be from 10:00AM until the time of services Tuesday at the funeral home.
Burial will be in the Middletown Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made in Charles's name to the American Cancer Society, 112 Sipe Avenue, Hummelstown PA 17036.
Condolences may be sent online at www.matinchekfuneralhome.com