John Minoia

Died: December 4, 2018
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John M. Minoia of Vestal, New York passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Tuesday, December 4th, 2018. John was well known in the building trades, always eager to share his knowledge and skills with everyone. He is survived by his beloved wife of 63 years, Alice, and his six children, three daughters and their families Dr. Julia Minoia and the late Dr. Clive Jones; Alice Sergi, Thomas, Jackie and Brian, and Michael; Annette and Bill Gibson, Bill and Mallory, and Genevieve and Nathan; three sons and their families John Jr. and Leslie, Adrienne and Tom Magier, and John III; David and Cynthia, Danielle, Angelica, Marinna, and Lucianna; Christopher and Melanie, Gina, and Laura; great-grandchildren Kaiyir, Shane, Joey, and baby Clayton; numerous nieces and nephews; two sisters Nicolene English and Marie Minoia; sister-in-law Cathy Minoia; and his little cat Jade. He was predeceased by parents Peter and Clorinda Minoia; brothers William, Nicholas, Gerard; and sisters May, Jean, and Theresa. John was a true family man who enjoyed with Alice their big family gatherings and sharing their love and expertise of antiques with others. John was known to all as a kind and giving man.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday 12 pm at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, 701 West Main Street, Endicott. The family will receive friends at church Monday from 10 am until Mass time at 12 pm. The family wishes to thank the home Hospice team for their compassionate support. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Food Bank of the Southern Tier.

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Date: Monday, December 10, 2018

Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Our Lady of Good Counsel Church


701 West Main Street, Endicott, NY, 13760

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Service Information

Date: Monday, December 10, 2018

Time: 12:00 pm

Our Lady of Good Counsel Church


701 West Main Street, Endicott, NY, 13760

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Died: December 4, 2018

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Meredith and Frank posted on 12/21/18

Hello Alice and kids, We did not know that John had passed into the next world until we got Chris's email with his memorial. I am so sorry that we were not there! You will never get over this loss, but will learn to live with it. John will never be far from your thoughts and always in your heart. He will never be far from our thoughts and will always be in our heart. John's wonderful spirit will continue on throughout the universe! Love, Mere and Frank


Steve Adelman posted on 12/12/18

John and Leslie my prayers are with you both during this difficult time. Please Believe your Father is looking down smiling at you both ❤


Karen Varano posted on 12/12/18

I was so sad to see this. He was a wonderful and kind man. I would have been there to pay my respects. I pray the family can find some peace. God Bless you.


Betsy Gillim posted on 12/12/18

To ALICE and family, Our deepest sympathy to you on the loss of JOHN. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Sincerely, Betsy & Stu Gillim


Chrissy Makosy posted on 12/9/18

Johnny, Sending our most sincere condolences to you and the whole Minoia family. You are all in our thoughts and prayers!


Jeanne Carlson posted on 12/9/18

To the Minoia Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. May God's Peace surround you all. With Sincere Sympathy, Jeanne & Bob Carlson


Cathy Massie posted on 12/9/18

My sincere condolences John Leslie and your whole family.


Kathy & Jim Spatafora posted on 12/8/18

John, we are so very sorry for the loss of your Father. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family at this time. 💗