John Arthur Wenzel died Sept. 10, 2015 at the age of 98. He was born Aug. 3, 1917 in Twin Falls, Idaho, to Nicolas and Loys.
Mr. Wenzel served in the U.S. Naval Air Force during WWII. He worked as a power line foreman for the Department of Water and Power in Los Angeles. His hobbies included reading.
He is preceded in death by his wife of 54 years, Janet, and his parents.
Mr. Wenzel is survived by his son, Jon, and spouse Barbara, of Mariposa; and his grandson, Matt.
A celebration of life will be held 10:30 a.m., Oct. 10, at the Oakhurst Board and Care, 41456 Pamela Place, Oakhurst.
Donations can be made in his name to the American Cancer Society, or Hinds Hospice of Fresno.