David Vincent Minor

September 22, 1946 - November 11, 2023

09/22/1946 - 11/11/2023

Past Services

Friday November 17, 2023
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel
5033 Rouse Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
(757) 422-4000 | Directions
Funeral Service
Friday November 17, 2023
7:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Southside Chapel
5033 Rouse Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
(757) 422-4000 | Directions

David V. Minor passed away on November 11, 2023 in VA Beach at the age of 77. David was born in Shropshire, England to Hilda and Clarence Minor on September 22, 1946. He moved to America with his family at the age of 16. He joined the Marines during the Vietnam war. He served this country proudly. He was a hero to his son, Derek Minor, and to all of his family. David enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, hiking, traveling, entertaining, and spending time with family and friends. He is survived by his son, and only child, Derek, daughter-in-law, Farrah; 4 grandchildren (Dylan, Katelyn, Gavin and Evelyn), two sisters, Glenys and Catherine, and many wonderful nieces, nephews and their families.

There are too many friends and loved ones to name specifically, but our family sincerely appreciates everyone who has had a meaningful impact on David’s life. A visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Friday, November 17, 2023 at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5033 Rouse Dr. VA Beach with a service tat 7:00 pm. A reception will follow immediately after the service.

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Clayton Clark
3 months ago

He brought peace to me during my greatest need. He’s a man that was full of compassion for others. May he have eternal peace.

Spiros apostolakis
3 months ago

Farewell my friend David . You left us unexpectedly.
I will remember you fondly.

Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
3 months ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,

 May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of David Vincent Minor, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.

I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.

My thoughts

and prayers to the family of ….

US Marine Veteran, David Vincent Minor, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

Rich Cowell
3 months ago

So sorry to hear about Dave. He was a great guy to work for, who became a good friend.
I feel as I’ve lost a family member.