Michael S. Mentzer

Michael S. Mentzer age 61, of Harrisburg died on Wednesday, 11/23/2011. Son of the late Clara and John Mentzer.

He is survived by his wife Dottie Mentzer, their daugh-ters; Michelle, Christie, and Misty, their grandchildren; Shaylisha, Lexus Allen, Alivia and Michael Jones, and Janelle Russell-Mentzer, all of Harrisburg. His sister June McNeal of Mechanicsburg and his brothers; Larry, of San Antonio, Texas and Robert Gambler of Harrisburg.

He was a lifetime employee of Unilever Best Foods in Harrisburg. He was confirm-ed in the christian faith and proud to be an american.

He was a 1968 graduate of John Harris High School. Most people remember him as "The Real Voice of the Harrisburg Cougars", for 30 years. He loved being in-volved with the Athletic Department at the Harris-burg School District. He loved watching the athletes succeed on and off the field. He was a longtime coach for Midget Baseball of Harris-burg at the Boyer East League. He was a coach for the

Harrisburg American Legion Baseball Team. He was the Head Coach of the Harrisburg High School Cougars 1990 City Champion-ship Baseball Team. He was a former radio color analysis for High School Football and Basketball and for the semi-pro Harrisburg Patriots Football team in their initial year. He was the longtime public address voice of the Midstate Roundball Show-case and the Semi-Pro Harris-burg Horizion Basketball Team.

Per his wishes there will be no viewing or funeral. A small service for immediate family members only has taken place.

Memorial Contributions can be made to The Kidney Foundation of Central Pa, 4813 Jonestown Road, Harrisburg, Pa 17109 or Girls Athletic Club 318 Rumson Drive, Harrisburg, PA 17104.