Robert T. Minckler, Retired U.S.N. Seabee, of Tunkhannock, died at his home on June 5, 2013.
He was born on May 13, 1943 in Wilkes-Barre, and was the son of the late George and Carrie (Williams) Minckler.
He was raised in Luzerne and attended Luzerne schools. He served in the U.S. Navy
Seabees for 21 years. He also worked at the Wyoming County Courthouse and as a Pennsylvania State Constable.
He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings: George Minckler, Fred Williams, Hannah Kolesar, Isabelle Minckler and Mary Ann Minckler.
He is survived by his wife Ethel Mae (Barber) Minckler; son George (Pamela) Minckler; daughters: Roberta (William) Minckler-Hood, Emily Minckler and Vicky Coney; granddaughters Debra Jurista, Sarah Jurista, and Melissa Minckler; grandson Matthew Moleski Jr.; along with many nieces, nephews, cousins and his best friends Ginger and Taz.
He enjoyed hunting and fishing.
At his request, there will be no funeral services.
Arrangements are by the Nulton-Kopcza Funeral home 5749 SR 309, Monroe Twp.