McEwen Funeral Service-Mint Hill Chapel

7428 Matthews-Mint Hill Road, Charlotte, NC


Mary Ernest Held

January 6, 1938May 21, 2020

Mary Janice Held, 82, of Mint Hill, NC, passed away at home May 21, 2020, surrounded by her family. She is native of Cincinnati, OH.

She is survived by her loving husband of 61 years, William J. Held; her children, William J. Held, Jr., Christopher T. Held and wife, Susan, and Susan Sheydayi and husband, Peter; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her parents, Harry and Alice Ernest; brother, Michael Ernest; and sister, Joanne Williams.

Services are private.


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Don Winslow

May 24, 2020

Bill, Donna and I are so sorry to hear of Janice's passing. I cannot know what you are going through now as Donna and I have been married 61 years. Janice will be put on the prayer list at our church and we will pray for you. God Bless.
Don and Donna Winslow

Jerry Lux

May 22, 2020

Bill, I am so sorry to hear that you lost your loving wife . I have vivid memories of you two when you lived here and when you came back into town to visit! I was always impressed with Janice and how she was so down to earth and Caring. You were so fortunate to have her by your side for so many years!My mom and dad always talked so highly of you and Janice. Rest assured that you and your family are in our prayers. Take care and be safe. Jerry and Carol Lux


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