WILLIAM C. MIGNOGNA William C. Mignogna, 57, of Palm Beach Gardens, FL died October 27, 2009 due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident that took place on October 17, 2009. He was born in Bryn Mawr, PA and raised in West Philadelphia, PA.
Bill worked in Philadelphia at CSE & Associates from 1971 until 1987 and received his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, majoring in Structural Design from Drexel University in 1984. In 1987, he joined O'Donnell & Naccarato where he served as a Project Manager. Bill relocated to West Palm Beach in 1988 following a Partnership offer and the firm O'Donnell, Naccarato & Mignogna, Inc. was born. His hard work and dedication to growing the firm, coupled with his gregarious approach to business, allowed ONMJ to develop into the largest structural engineering firm in South Florida.
Anyone who had the privilege of knowing and working with Bill always found him to be easy going and kind, with a sincere and genuine interest in other people. He was a consummate businessman and a true gentleman. Bill was a member of the TIPS Club; the ExecutiveÌs Association of the Palm Beaches and the Corvette Club of the Palm Beaches.
He was married in 1973 to Patricia Bozzetto and together they raised three beautiful and wonderful children, Danielle, Lauren and Zachary Mignogna. He also leaves behind a brother, Robert and sister-in-law, Rose; along with a large extended family. He will be sadly missed by his eight nieces and nephews whom he loved as though they were his own children. This world has lost a true hero and a wonderful human being whose shoes will never be filled.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, November 1, 2009 from 4:00 until 7:00 PM at Quattlebaum Funeral Home, 1201 South Olive Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33401 with a Scripture Service to be held at 7:00 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will celebrated at 10:00 AM on Monday, November 2, 2009 at St. Clare Catholic Church, 821 Prosperity Farms Road, North Palm Beach, FL 33408, with Rev. William D. O'Shea, Pastor, officiating.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in BillÌs memory to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Greater Palm Beach County Chapter, 1450 Centrepark Blvd., Suite 330, West Palm Beach, FL 33401 Quattlebaum Funeral & Cremation Services Family Owned and Operated (561) 832-5171
Published in The Palm Beach Post from Oct. 30 to Nov. 1, 2009