Michael “Mikey” S. Rinaldo, Youngstown, Ohio Obituary


YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Michael S. Rinaldo died in the hospice on Sunday, February 21, 2021.

He was born on January 15, 1938 in Youngstown to Carl and Concetta (Mallamace) Rinaldo and grew up on the east side.

Mikey enrolled in Ursuline High School and was an excellent all-round athlete. His brother Fabian “Fub”, himself a member of the East High School Hall of Fame, was small and wanted to play sports. He encouraged him by telling him, “If you want to play ball, you better go see Ursuline.” elected captain of the football, basketball and track teams. Because of his outstanding athletic skills in soccer, he was inducted into the Hall of Fame of Ursuline High School. After graduating from high school, Mikey enrolled at Youngstown State University, where he graduated in 1960. He earned a Bachelor of Engineering with a focus on mechanical engineering and mathematics and worked as a design and quotation engineer.

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Mikey enjoyed all sports and casino trips, but mostly he enjoyed spending time with his family.

He goes to preserve his memory, his nieces and nephews, John Patrick May, Sr., Vito Pincione, Karen Pincione, Lisa (Michael) Cross, Cheryl (Michael) Krawetz, Janet Weeks, Lynn Kana and Margaret Savko as well as several Ur – nieces and nephews and great-great-nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, his sisters Jean May Savko and Antoinette Pincione died before him. his brother Fabian Rinaldo; Niece, Dina Faye Gatrell Koczwara and great-nephew, Vito “Anthony” Weeks.

Friends and family can call from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m., followed by a Christian burial mass on Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Luke Church, 5235 South Avenue, Boardman.

Mikey is buried in Calvary Cemetery, where military honors are given for his service in our country.

In place of flowers, the family asks for substantial contributions to be made in his memory of the Hospice House, 9803 Sharrott Road, Youngstown, OH 44514.

Due to our current COVID-19 health crisis, we ask all attendees to wear a mask or face covering, and to adhere to all social distancing guidelines mandated by the Ohio state governor (6-foot rule and no linger). . Thank you.

Arrangements were entrusted to it Edward J. Fox & Sons funeral home, 4700 Market Street, Boardman, Ohio.

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A TV Tribute will air Thursday, February 25th at approximate times: 5:17 am on WKBN, 8:39 am on FOX, 5:21 pm on WYTV, and 6:35 pm on MyYTV.