John Clarence Mentzer(1922-2012)

John Clarence Mentzer, 89, of Middletown, VA, died on Sunday, November 18, 2012, at Winchester Medical Center.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, November 24, 2012, at 11: 00 a.m. at Maddox Funeral Home conducted by Sammy Campbell. Burial will follow in Prospect Hill Cemetery.

Mr. Mentzer was born November 21, 1922 in Butler, PA, son of James and Bernice Mentzer. He retired as a self-employed painter. Mr. Mentzer was married to the late Sherlee Jane Sanford Mentzer.

Surviving are two sons, John Bradford Mentzer of Micanopy, FL and Lance Mentzer of Pasadena, MD; brother-in-law, John Sanford of Middletown; one brother, Don Mentzer of Butler, PA; one sister, Dorothy McCullough of Butler, PA; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends on Friday, November 23, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Maddox Funeral Home.

Sign the Guest Book at

Funeral Home

Maddox Funeral Home
105 West Main Street Front Royal, VA 22630

Published in Northern Virginia Daily from Nov. 19 to Nov. 20, 2012