The Life of Alfredo Mingrino
Alfredo Mingrino, age 84, of Philadelphia, died on November 13, 2019. He was the devoted husband to the late Maria Anna (DiCara) Mingrino. Born in Enna (Sicily), Italy to Giuseppe and Rosalia (DiDio) Mingrino, Afredo attended school in Italy and emigrated to the United States in 1962, where he became a very skilled carpenter who could make just about anything. Alfredo had many interests and was especially passionate about dancing and wine making. He is survived by his son Joseph Mingrino (Patricia Howard); by his daughter, Rosalia De Rosa; and by his grandchildren: Victoria Mingrino, Joseph Mingrino, Jr., Luca Mingrino, Matteo Mingrino, Valentina De Rosa, and Santo De Rosa. A celebration of Alfredo’s life will take place on Monday, November 18, 2019 at 12:00 noon, West Laurel Hill Funeral Home, 225 Belmont Ave., Bala Cynwyd, PA, where relatives and friends are welcome to call starting at 11:00 a.m. Entombment will occur after the service in the Pines Terrace Mausoleum at historic West Laurel Hill Cemetery. A reception will follow at the Ballrooms at Boothwyn, 1405 Meetinghouse Road, Boothwyn, PA.