Pastor Robin M. Hintze
Our Savior Lutheran Church, Westminster; 65
WESTMINSTER -- Pastor Robin Michael Hintze, 65, died Thursday, March 6, 2014, at the University of Massachusetts Memorial Health Care Center in Worcester.
Pastor Hintze leaves his wife of 41 years, Ann (Barmore) Hintze; three daughters, Hannah Hintze of Annapolis, Maryland, Liv Booth and her husband, Brandon of St. Louis, Missouri, and Marta Lane and her husband, Jason, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; nine grandchildren, Soren Booth, Solveig Booth, Lily Booth, Torben Booth, and Leif Booth, Magdalene Lane, Eva Lane, Fredrik Lane, and Una Lane; two sisters, Audrey Linich of Poughkeepsie, New York; and his twin sister, Rose Marie Jackson of Winchendon, Massachusetts; as well as many beloved nieces and nephews.
He is predeceased by two brothers, Adolph Hintze and Stephen Hintze.
Michael was born in Cambridge, New York, on November 4, 1948, a son of the late Adolph and Lillian (Olsen) Hintze. He grew up in Kearny, New Jersey, where he graduated from Kearny High School in 1966. He also graduated from Rutgers University with a BA in Medieval Literature; he then went on to graduate with a Masters of Divinity from Concordia Theological Seminary, in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Pastor Hintze had served Our Savior Lutheran Church in Westminster for the past 37 years.
John 6:37: "All those the Father gives me will come to me, and whoever comes to me I will never drive away."
HINTZE -- Funeral Services will be held on Monday, March 10, 2014, at 6:00 p.m. at Our Savior Lutheran Church, 1 Hager Park Road, Westminster, MA. He will be laid to rest in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Springview, Nebraska. Calling Hours will be at Our Savior Lutheran Church on Sunday, March 9, 2014, from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions may be made in his name to Our Savior Lutheran Church, Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 459, Westminster, MA 01473 or to The Imago School, 1 Percival Street, Maynard, Mssachusetts 01754. The Westminster Chapel of the Sawyer-Miller-Masciarelli Funeral Homes, 123 Main Street, Westminster, MA 01473 has been entrusted with Pastor Hintze's funeral arrangements. See www.masciarellifamilyfuneralhomes.net for further information.
Sawyer-Miller-Masciarelli Funeral Home - Westminster Chapel
123 Main Street Westminster, MA 01473
Published in Sentinel & Enterprise on Mar. 8, 2014