Samuel J. Minotti Jr. 1950-2017

MINGO JUNCTION — Samuel J. Minotti Jr., 67, of Mingo Junction, died Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017, at Valley Hospice.

He was born March 23, 1950, in Warren, the son of the late Samuel Sr. and Betty Lisec Minotti.

Samuel was the manager for Rax Restaurant in Weirton, W.Va., later becoming the regional manager. He then worked as the food service manager for the Compass Trinity Group.

Samuel loved golfing, cards and reading. He also collected antiques and liked playing the horses.

Surviving are his wife, Jeannette Moro Minotti, whom he married July 15, 1989; two stepsons, Daniel (Tina) Pizzoferrato of Steubenville and Bobby (fiancee, Jami) Pizzoferrato of Weirton, W.Va.; one brother, Chris (Sharon) Minotti of Warren; one nephew, Sam Minotti; and two step-grandchildren, Danielle and Tara Pizzoferrato.

Besides his parents, he also was preceded in death by his stepmother, Ann Minotti; brother, Tom Minotti; and step-grandson, Robert Daniel Pizzoferrato.

Calling hours will be 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Mosti Funeral Home, Sunset Chapel, 4435 Sunset Blvd., Steubenville. A funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. The Rev. Jim Dunfee will officiate. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.

Memorial donations may be made to the Jefferson County Public Library, 407 S. 4th St., Steubenville, OH 43952.

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