We have gone full circle Diamonti (CORA) Stranger-Simonetti born 1892 and Joseph Leo Simonetti born 1889 in Calabria, Italy. They married in 1921 and migrated from Italy and became United States Citizens in Helper, Utah 1922. In 1924 Joseph Leo Simonetti Junior was born. (twin sister Angela)
1945 Joseph Leo Simonetti Junior moved to Grand Junction Colorado and married Virginia Anna Perry. They had their only son Joseph Eugene Simonetti. Then moved to Salt Lake City, Utah in 1956.
1984 Joseph E. Simonetti married Dian Spor Simonetti a century later in 1992 they had Cora Elizabeth Simonetti who is Co-Founder and President of Mama Simonetti’s Spaghetti.
Virginia (Mama Simonetti), Dian, Joe and Cora Simonetti have taken great pride in their heritage and as a result of many recipes passed down from Generation to Generation are excited to share these fabulous Italian Dishes with you.
Special notice to all Family Members and friends who we love dearly: Daughter: Melanie (Spor) Thomas, son in law: Jacob Thomas, Son: Joseph Douglas Simonetti, employee and cousin: Carlee Ventura, cousins: Tiffany, Vicki and Vince Ventura, grandson Michael Walton and Kortlen Thomas and close friends Peter, Connie and Jimmy Harrison and Sam and Frank Granato. Thank You all for helping us have our dreams become a reality. Also a thanks to the Stage Hands at Local 838 and Local 99.