Patricia L. Minier

July 5, 1930 ~ February 20, 2021 (age 90)


Patricia L. Minier, 90, passed away peacefully February 20, 2021. She was born in Akron to the late Arthur and Thelma (Barnholth) Peiffer and graduated as valedictorian of East High School in 1948.

Pat was a long-time member of Wedgewood United Methodist Church and was a 50-year member of Eastern Star # 245. She enjoyed playing golf, bowling and loved playing cards, always giggling when she won. Most of all, she loved God and to cook, bake and take care of her family. She will be deeply missed.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Curt and sister, Betty Chernak. She is survived by her children, Rick (Vicki), Denise (Dan) Gourley and Kathy (Mike) Summers; 7 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren (and one on the way); and brother-in-law, Ted Chernak.

A private, family funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 11 a.m. at Wedgewood United Methodist Church, 2350 Wedgewood Dr., Akron, OH 44312 with Pastor Joe Burkhardt officiating. Burial at Hillside Memorial Park. The family welcomes relatives and friends to join them for the ceremony virtually on Zoom at or at In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Wedgewood UMC or Homestead Hospice in her memory.

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Funeral Service
February 27, 2021

11:00 AM
Wedgewood United Methodist Church (Akron)

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