George Jordan GJ Minwer

November 5, 1980 - April 27, 2008

11/05/1980 - 04/27/2008

Past Services

Service
Wednesday April 30, 2008
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home - Shadyside
3900 Central Ave.
Shadyside, OH 43947
740-676-4310 | Directions
Visitation
Wednesday April 30, 2008
2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Home - Shadyside
3900 Central Ave.
Shadyside, OH 43947
740-676-4310 | Directions

George J. “GJ” Minwer, 27, of Shadyside died Sunday April 27, 2008 at the Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, WV.

He was born November 5, 1980 in Sutton, WV a son of Judith Crippen Minwer and the late Dr. George A. Minwer.

GJ was a student at WVU, Department of Nursing. He was a member of the Tau Kappa Epsilon Fraternity and an avid gun collector. He had served in the US Army Reserves and the West Virginia National Guard.

Surviving in addition to his mother, Judith Crippen Minwer of Shadyside are sisters and brother, Natasha Minwer of Shadyside, Kelly Budzik of Hollywood, FL, Jack Minwer of Jacksonville, FL, Rhonda Richard Simpson of Virginia Beach, VA and Michele Jay Minwer Van Dyne of Dilles Bottom, great uncle and aunt, Bill and Jane Starrett of Bellaire, his girl friend, Monica Felty of Ripley, WV and several nieces and nephews.

Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 3900 Central Avenue Shadyside on Wednesday from 2 pm until time of services at 7 pm with the Rev. Alice L. Phillips officiating.

Share your thoughts and memories with GJ’s family at altmeyer.com.

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Laila Joseph Minwer
8 years ago

“The Lord giveth and He taketh away”

Aunt Judy,Jack,Michelle,Rhonda and Natasha

We were shocked to hear the horrible news… our hearts go out to you all ! May we all find peace in the knowledge that GJ is in a better place with God and Uncle George !At this time of sorrow let us unite in hopes and prayers …

Laila Minwer Haddadin

Bill and Angel Prickett
8 years ago

Dear Judy,George,and Natasha we were so sorry to hear about G.J.He was such a wonderful person and a good friend.He will be missed by everyone who was blessed to know him.If we can help in anyway please let us know.Our # is 671-3977.Our thoughts and prayers are with you all right now.With love,Bill and Angel PrickettJason’s bro. and sister-n-law

Lindsey Giffin
8 years ago

Judy & Natasha:

I am so very sorry to hear about your loss. My heart goes out to you and your family. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

-Lindsey Giffin

Joyce
8 years ago

Judy and Family..

I have no words that I know can help, all I know if anyone ever needs anything don’t even think just pick up the phone and give us a call. Take care and God Bless You

Ron Scarfpin
8 years ago

Judy and Natasha,

I am so sorry about your loss. I will always remember GJ and how good of a friend he was to me. I can say he was a great person who will be missed by many!

Teri Marling
8 years ago

Judy and Natasha,

Sorry to hear about the death of GJ, it came to a total shock to me. Though words may be meaningless right now, you will find comfort in the love and concern that surround you from so many who deeply care. Your family will continue to be in our thoughts and prayers.

Cheryl Whitmore Schultz
8 years ago

Judy,

I was shocked to read about the death of your son. I can’t even imagine what it is like to lose a child. I hope he didn’t suffer. I truly believe he is in a better place. You are in my prayers. May God give strength enough to get thru this terrible time…Cheryl

Karin
8 years ago

Judy,

I am very sorry to hear about the loss of your son. You and your family will be in my prayers.

Karin Pickett

Jennifer Richmond
8 years ago

Judy,

I am very sorry about your loss, please tell Natasha the same.

You and your family are in my prayers.

Jen

Melissa Cunningham Barton
8 years ago

Judy, Kelly and family,

I’m so sorry for the devastating passing of your son and brother. Find strength in your precious memories of GJ. You’re in my prayers. In sympathy and friendship, Melissa.

mandy hannan
8 years ago

Judy, Natasha and family- I am terribly sorry to hear about your loss. I was in total shock. Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers. Gj was always a wonderful person and touched many lives.

Shannon Williams Price
8 years ago

Judy, Natasha, and Family

I was in such shock to hear about GJ. My deepest thoughts and prayers are with your family. It has been awhile since I got to talk with him, but I have often thought about him and Natasha.

Josh Houston
8 years ago

Judy,Natasha and family,

I am so sorry to hear about your loss. GJ was a great friend to me in School, he will be greatly missed.

Josh

Tony Molnar
8 years ago

Natasha and Judy,

The thoughts and prayers of me and my family are with you during this difficult time.

JENNIFER WHIPKEY
8 years ago

NATASHA,JUDY AND FAMILY,

I WANT ALL OF YOU TO KNOW THAT YOU ARE IN MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS.I AM SO SORRY. JEN