Sophie Mineo

Sophie Mineo, 99, a longtime resident of Hinsdale and Clarendon Hills, passed away Aug. 15, 2023, at Burgess Square in Westmont.

She was born in Hinsdale in 1924 to Joseph and Lidia Cozma. Mrs. Mineo was a 40-year clerk at Odegaards in Hinsdale.

She is survived by her two sons, James (Linda) Mineo Jr. and Ronald (Harriet Rahn) Mineo; her grandchildren Denise, Chelee, James Edward, Clinton and Steven; and many great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Mineo; her daughter, Kathleen Messer; her grandson, Lewis; and her five siblings.

A funeral service took place Aug. 21 at Adolf and Powell Funeral Home in Willowbrook.

Interment was at Clarendon Hills Cemetery in Darien.