Jenni Dawn Miniaci

February 14, 2023

Jenni Dawn Miniaci of Ponca City, Oklahoma, passed away on February 11, 2023 at Integris Baptist Medical Center in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at the age of 62 years.

Jenni Dawn Miniaci was born September 11, 1960 On a U.S. Airforce base in Lyon, France the daughter of Frank Miniaci, Sr. and Nevada Rose (Shirley) Miniaci. Jenni was proud of her dual citizenship.

Jenni’s life long goal was to be a nurse.

After becoming an LPN she worked in various nursing homes and in home health. She always had a compassionate and generous heart. She loved spending time with her family, especially her children and grandchildren. Jenni was the life of the party and loved to have a good time.

She will be remembered for her one-of-a-kind sense of humor. Jenni loved live music, cold beer, and cheesy movies with bad acting. She was so proud of her children, especially of her daughter’s military service.

She also adored her many cousins and life-long friends. Survivors include her children, Kimberly Milkovich (Mike) and Ethan Miniaci; grandchildren, Jack and Nora Milkovich; sisters, Stephanie Jenkins, Lori Newsome and Julie Martin (Shawn); as well as many other extended family members and long-time friends.

A gathering to celebrate Jenni’s life will be held from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 15 at the Blackwell VFW. On-line condolences can be made at