Daniel James " D J " " Mr. Dan " Mintz, Jr., 84 of Goose Creek, formerly of Eutawville, South Carolina, passed from this life on Saturday, May 7, 2022. Born on October 13, 1937 in Charleston, SC was the son of the late Daniel J. Mintz Sr. and Elizabeth “Lizzie” Kinard Mintz.
Mr. Mintz retired from the United States Army in 1974 after 20 years of service to his country, including the Korean and Vietnam Wars. After retiring from the military he had 4 successful locally owned and operated businesses in the Charleston and Eutawville areas; which included Lisa’s Gasthaus and Lounge #1 and #2 located on Dorchester Rd; The Alpine Lounge and Mr. Dan’s Sub’s and Pizza located in Eutawville, SC. He truly meant the world to our local communities. Mr. Mintz was also a longtime member of the VFW and the Shriner’s Association.
Daniel is preceded in death by 2 brothers and 3 sisters: Walter Norris Mintz, Roger Mintz, Ethel Connelly, Viola Conrad and Lucille Woods.
Daniel is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Marie “Lisa” Mintz and 3 children: Deborah Osburn of Goose Creek, Richard Mintz of Eutawville and Sandra Ettinger (James “Boog”) of Eutawville, four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
A visitation with military honors will be from 3:00 P.M. until 5:00 P.M. Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at Avinger Funeral Home, 2274 Eutaw Road, Holly Hill, South Carolina 29059. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to any Veteran related Charity of your choice.
Expressions of sympathy may be viewed or submitted online at avingerfh.com/.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Avinger Funeral Home, 2274 Eutaw Rd, Holly Hill, SC 29059, 803-496-3434.