Raffaele Mantuano

  • Born: January 13, 1934
  • Died: November 23, 2020
  • Location: Cincinnati, Ohio

Meyer Funeral Home

5864 Bridgetown Road
Cincinnati, OH 45248

Tel. (513) 921-0117

Tribute & Message From The Family

Message From The Family

Our family wants to thank everyone for the outpouring of love and support from all over the world during this most difficult time. Its such a tribute to our dad and the impact he made on so many lives... Love, The Mantuano Family

MANTUANO, Raffaele, beloved husband of the late Giulia Mantuano (Nee Scigliulo) for 40 years. Loving father of Raffaela 'Elina' Mantuano (William Modafari) and Alex (Suzanne) Mantuano. Devoted grandfather of Alessandra, Sofia and the late Ava Mantuano. Dear brother of the late Giuseppe, Antonio, Tina and Lisa. Also survived by his many nieces, nephews, other family and friends. Passed away on Monday, November 23, 2020, at 86 years of age. Ralph immigrated from Italy to Cincinnati in 1962 leaving his family and friends behind to marry the love of his life Giulia where he began a family of his own. He was a devoted husband and father who had a strong passion for soccer, playing Italian cards and who was very proud of his Italian heritage. Raffaele's family and friends meant the world to him, especially his two granddaughters Ally and Sofia who were his pride and joy. He still loved traveling to visit his best friends and family as he lived his life to the fullest. His affectionate personality and sense of humor will be deeply missed by many friends and family around the world including his dog Bruno. Due to Covid concerns, there will be a private Family only Visitation at MEYER FUNERAL HOME, 5864 Bridgetown Rd., on SATURDAY from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM. Followed by Mass of Christian Burial for family and friends at St. Catherine of Siena, 2848 Fischer Pl., at 10:30 AM. Memorials may be made to St. Catherine of Siena Church, 2848 Fischer Pl., Cincinnati, OH 45211. Www.bjmeyer.com


Condolence & Memory Journal

My thoughts and prayers are with all of you I am truly sorry

Posted by Arlene Modafari - Cincinnati, OH   November 27, 2020

So sorry to hear of your loss. I have fond memories when I was younger when we would get together with my Mother Angela and Father John Consiglio in Toronto. Memories are a little fuzzy but I remeber alot of good vibrations of laughter alot of food and friendship. Those good memories will never go away. My sincerest consolences

Posted by Sal Consiglio - Family   November 26, 2020

Sending our sincere condolences to the Mantuano Family. We have wonderful memories with Ralph and Giulia from our visit to Cincinnati 1994 with mom Angela DiCiaula Consiglio. But also the countless visits with them in Toronto. Loved the wonderful stories, always laughing and kind to everyone. Love and hugs to all, Nick and Lucy Consiglio and family.

Posted by Nick Consiglio - Toronto, AZ - Family   November 26, 2020

Our sincere condolences to Elina, Alex and family,

Ralph was a gentleman and full of respect.

We cherish the many memories of Cincinnati and Toronto visits with the family.

Sending you big hugs,

Mary, Marco Amati

My Mother Margherita Corriero also shares her condolences with all of you,
and will miss her phone talks with Ralffaele.

Posted by Mary Amati - Toronto Cnada - Family   November 26, 2020

Our deepest condolences to the whole family. So saddened to hear of Ralph's passing. We have great memories of family gatherings with my parents Angela and John Consiglio and all the cousins. Ralph and Giulietta will always be in our hearts.

Posted by Pina and Frank Attardo - Toronto - Family   November 26, 2020

Sentite Condoglianze

Posted by Maria Tenerelli - Italia - Family Friend   November 25, 2020

Ralph was such a nice gentleman. Will be missed by many. Prayers for the family. another angel got His wings.

Posted by Mark Dickman - Cheviot, OH   November 25, 2020

We are so saddened by your loss. We hope all those wonderful memories reflected in the photos will help you grieve and remember the joy.
Much love, Kit and Jerry

Posted by Kit and Jerry Roberts - Fort Thomas, KY - Friend   November 25, 2020

My deepest condolences to the Mantuano family.

Posted by Andre Cappuccio - Toronto - Family   November 25, 2020

Rest In Peace. Alex Sue Ally Sofia Elina and Bill you are in my prayers. He was the best of friends We will miss him.

Posted by Antonietta Turchiano - North Bend, OH - Family Friend   November 25, 2020

Posted by Mary Amati - Toronto - Family   November 24, 2020

Posted by Mary Amati - Toronto - Family   November 24, 2020

Elina, Alex and family,

Please except our sincere condolences on the passing of your Dad.

Our families have enjoyed many past trips going to Cincinnati and having visits from Ralph, Julia, Frank, Rita and more.

The picture I have attached is from a few years back, with cousins,
visit from Italy and Cincinnati, at the Mandarin in Toronto.

I also have fond memories as a child visiting with my family and staying with Ralph, Julia, Frank, Rita,

Your Grandmother, Zia Adelina was my grandmother Maria's sister.

May you cherish the fond memories of your Dad. He was a gentleman, respectful and full of pride for his family.

Sending you hugs, Mary, Marco Amati

Posted by Mary Amati - Toronto, - Family   November 24, 2020

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