Tony Minutoli

tony minutoli

October 31, 1927 ~ June 5, 2019

Minutoli, Tony, known to all as “Tony Min”, age 91, of the “Coytesville Section” of Fort Lee, died peacefully after a brief illness surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday June 5, 2019. He was a proud World War II Marine Veteran and a life member of the Fort Lee VFW Post #2342. Beloved husband of the late Laura (nee: Novak). Devoted father of Laurie and John Caruso, Robin and John Schwarte, Jeffrey Minutoli, and Debbie and “Big Joe” Mancini. Cherished grandfather of Jennifer Caruso, Pam and Nick Colletti, Michael Schwarte, Kim and Kevin Dowling, Joseph Mancini, and Dusty Cook. Adored great grandfather of Chayse, Rylie, Kayla, Ava, Nicholas and Kaia. He will be deeply missed by many wonderful neighbors, the members of the VFW and all who knew him. The family will receive their friends on Thursday 4:00 – 8:00 pm at the Frank A. Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home 327 Main Street “opposite the Fort Lee Library”. All are asked to assemble Friday 10:45 am in The Garden of Memories (300 Soldier Hill Rd. Twp of Washington) for Military Services. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to VNA Health Group Hospice. For condolences, directions, or information (201) 944-0100

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Funeral Service: June 7, 2019 10:45 am

Garden of Memories
Soldier Hill Raod
Washington Twp., NJ 07675

Visitation at Funeral Home: June 6, 2019 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Frank A. Patti & Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home
327 Main Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

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  1. Our deepest condolences to the entire Family. May he Rest In Peace.
    Nick and Linda Barese

  2. My condolences at your loss of an incredible family man, father, and grandfather. His story echoes on in your hearts. My prayers are with you and him. May God grant him Eternal Rest.

  3. Dear Debbie, Joe and Family,
    Extending our deepest sympathy of the the sudden loss of your beloved father. Know that God will constantly be at your side as you go through this very difficult time and I know you will always carry the love and spirit of Tony in your hearts.
    With much love,
    Lou & Sharon

  4. We are so sorry for your loss. His smile shines bright and shows what a wonderful man he was. We pray for your family for comfort as he rests in peace. God bless you all. ♥️
    Much love, the Mancini's

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