Norman Mineta Wife:: Norman Mineta married Danealia Brantner, a United Airlines flight attendant, in 1991.
After his painful divorce from his first wife, May Hinoki, she was his rock.
May Hinoki was Mineta’s first wife, and they were married from 1961 to 1986.
Norman Mineta Wife:
Mineta had two biological children and two stepchildren from his previous marriage. He had eleven grandchildren as well.
Mineta was born on November 12, 1931, and was 10 years old when he and his parents were sent to the Heart Mountain internment camp in Wyoming after Japan bombed Pearl Harbor.
He went on to earn a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of California, Berkeley, and serve as an Army intelligence officer in Korea and Japan.
He returned to San Jose after three years in the service to oversee his father’s Mineta Insurance Agency.
Mineta died in Edgewater, Maryland, on May 3, 2022, at the age of 90, from a heart condition.