April 17, 1947 - October 8, 2021
Patricia Ann Minella (nee Collinsworth)
Patricia Minella passed away on October 8, 2021, peacefully at home. She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Ramon “Ray” Minella, and children Tammi Shoemaker, Gina (Edward) Minella-Rasnick, and Tara Dilley. She was the loving grandmother of Cody (Kristyn), Nick (Kendra), Alex, Elise (Tanner), Kylie, and Nickole, and great grandmother of Reid and Emery. She was proceeded in death by her parents Bert and Evelyn Collinsworth and brothers Ed and Rick Collinsworth.
Patricia (aka Pat, Patti, and Trish) loved her family fiercely and was especially devoted to her role as “Nanny” to her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was the proud owner of a dance studio (Allthatjazz) for over 25 years. In addition to dance, she loved the beach, reading, the Reds, UK basketball, her dog (Ginger), and her granddog (Maverick). Herlife was a blessing, her memory a treasure; she is loved beyond words and missed beyond measure.
Visitation will be held at Hodapp Funeral Home, 6410 Cincinnati Dayton Rd., Liberty Twp., OH 45011, on Thursday, October 14, 2021, from 6-8pm. Funeral service will also be held at the funeral home on Friday, October 15, 2021, at 10am.