Marianna Y. Minniti, age 52, of Brookville, Indiana died Friday, January 13, 2017 at University Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio.Born October 4, 1964 in Cincinnati, Ohio she was the daughter of Salvatore B. Minniti. She was a member of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church in Brookville.Marianna was a woman of deep faith who cherished her family, she leaves behind three children, Sarah Minniti-Rowlett of Batesville, Indiana, Mary Minniti-Evers of Harrison, Ohio and Joseph Minniti of Brookville, Indiana, five grandchildren, Mary Rose, Caroline, Jeffrey, Hannah, and Joey; a brother, Vince (Connie) Minniti; as well as a sister, Rosa (Wayne Stahl) Minniti.She was met in heaven by her son, Sam Minniti who died in 2003, and her father, Salvatore Minniti, who died in 2014.Family & friends may visit from 5 until 7:00 P.M. on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 at Phillips & Meyers Funeral Home, 1025 Franklin Ave., Brookville, where the rosary will be recited at 7:00 P.M..The Very Rev. Sean R. Danda will officiate the Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 A.M. on Thursday, January 19, 2017 at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, 145 E. St. Michaels Blvd., Brookville. Burial will then follow in Glen Haven Cemetery in Harrison, Ohio.Phillips & Meyers Funeral Home is honored to serve the Minniti family, to sign the online guest book or send personal condolences please visit www.phillipsandmeyers.com .
Ghana’s Under-17 female team stepped up preparations for the Fifa U17 Women’s World Cup with an astonishing 30-0 victory over Nuremberg Under-15 boys over the weekend.The Black Maidens are currently in Germany preparing feverishly for the world showpiece in Azerbaijan.Head coach Masud Didi Dramani will is using the two-week training exercise to trim the rough edges by engaging in series of low profile friendlies to fine tune his team.The Ghanaians have been paired in a a difficult group that comprises of China, Uruguay and Germany.The team will open their campaign against Asian giants China on September 23, 2012.Ghana played at the 2010 edition of the tournament held in Trinidad and Tobago.