Anthony “Tony” Minneti, age 90, passed away Saturday, March 18, 2017 at the Becker Shoop Center. He was born in Racine, October 1, 1926, son of the late Natale and Anna (Nee: Sammarco) Minneti.
During World War II Tony proudly served in the United States Navy. He was united in marriage to Eleanore who preceded him in death. Tony was the owner and operator of Rite Antenna for over forty years. He and his wife Eleanore also owned and operated the Minneti Café on Rapids Drive.
Survivors include his brother, Dominic (Gail) Minneti; sisters, Carmella Brunnelson, Josephine Yunk, Anne Lawler, Frances Aiello; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends. In addition to his parents and wife he was preceded in death by his brothers, Nicholas, Jacob, Paul; sisters, Mary Ernst, Michaeline Olsen, Lucy Junk.
Funeral services with Full Military Honors and interment will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the Southern Wisconsin Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery, 21731 Spring Street, Town of Dover.
A very special thank you to his niece, Maryanne Ernst, nurses Katie, Tammy for their loving and compassionate care and sincere gratitude to Richard and Marsha Krueger.