Santo B. Molinari, 59, of Phillipsburg, NJ, formerly of North Plainfield, NJ, died Saturday, September 9, 2017 after a brief and difficult battle with kidney cancer. Santo is the son of the late Marcella (Savelli) Molinari and Esterino Molinari Sr. He was employed at the Chubb Processing and Distribution Center in Branchburg, NJ and at Bishop’s Market in Whitehouse, NJ. He is predeceased by brothers, George and Charles and survived by brothers, Frank and Esterino “Mo” Jr., sister, Rose Mastroianni, and many loving nieces and nephews.
Santo “Sandy” graduated from North Plainfield High School in 1976. He was a hard and committed worker and took pride in all that he did. Selfless and compassionate, Sandy was a devoted brother, uncle, and friend who was dependable and always eager to lend a hand. Santo had a great sense of humor and a serious love of sports, especially his Green Bay Packers. He was deeply dedicated to his family and found great joy in the simple pleasures of life.
A visitation will be held at Kearns Funeral Home in Whitehouse, NJ on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 from 4:00-8:00 pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at Saint Philip & Saint James in Phillipsburg, NJ on Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 10:00 am. Interment will be private at Hillside Cemetery in Scotch Plains, NJ.
In memory of Santo, donations may be made through IN MEMORY OF for the Fox Chase Cancer Center at www.inmemoryof-memorial.org