Life Story for Daniel Minadeo
Daniel Minadeo of Simi Valley (Danny to his friends and family) passed away July 1st, 2017. He was 55 years old.
He was born in Van Nuys CA, Lived in Simi Valley his entire life. He attended Berylwood Elementary, Hillside Jr. High, and graduated from Royal High School in 1980.
Dan' s trade, job, was roofing. He began roofing when he was 18 and loved it. He took many people who needed jobs under his wing and taught them the trade.
He became a father at the young age of 19 to Jacquline Nicole. He met his wife Diana Johnson(Minadeo) in 1984 and was married April 25, 1987. In 1990 and 01992 Anthony Daniel and Thomas James Daniel were born.
Dan loved his family above all else. Together the 5 of them enjoyed many trips to the houseboat at Pine Flat Lake, riding odysseys in the desert, trips to the snow, etc. He was known for his homemade bread, his grandma's recipe. He made at least 20 loaves at a time and passed them out to friends, family, neighbors, churches, and the homeless.
He is survived by his Mother Mary Diane, his Father Kenneth, his Wife Diana, Children Jackie, Anthony, and Tommy, Grandchildren Angel and Joshua, Sister Julie and Brother in Law Steve, Sister Tami and Brother in Law Larry, and many nieces, nephews and cousins.