John M. Minnucci, 61, formerly of Marlborough


Yuma, Ariz. – John M. Minnucci, 61, of Yuma, Ariz. and formerly a long-time resident of Marlborough, died Sunday, May 20, 2018 after suddenly being stricken with another stroke.

He was the son of Ruth (Binks) Minnucci of Marlborough and the late William H. Minnucci, who passed away in 2006.

John was a 1976 graduate of Marlborough High School and for many years was the co-owner of a manufacturing rep company, Team Northeast, with Larry Christini.

John loved all aspects of the outdoors. He enjoyed boating and fishing on the ocean, camping, photographing family, friends and nature, golf and playing pool. He was a talented carpenter and like tinkering with wood. Although John’s life was not long, he fulfilled his dream of driving across America which he accomplished shortly before his untimely death. John was unique and will be missed by all who knew him.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his son, William H. Minnucci II and his wife Amanda of Barre; his siblings, Ginny Benedetto of Hudson and Joseph Minnucci and his wife Linda of Marlborough; a grandson, Max F. Minnucci; his companion, Carolyn J. Sirrico of Yuma, Ariz.; his nieces and nephews, Christopher and Ryan Benedetto, and Nicole Dunn and Gina, Leah and Nick Minnucci; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Visiting hours will be held Monday, June 11, from 4-7 p.m., at Morris Southborough Funeral Home, 40 Main St., Southborough. A funeral home service will be held Tuesday, June 12, at 11 a.m., at Morris Southborough Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Southborough Rural Cemetery.

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