Alexander P. Mancini 88, of Southington, formerly of Bristol, passed away peacefully on Monday July 8, 2019 at Southington Care Center. He was the beloved husband of the late Sheila (Vargo) Mancini.
Al was born November 6, 1930 in Bristol, a son of the late Joseph and Lucy (Salvatore) Mancini. He attended Plainville High School and continued his education, becoming a tool and die maker, working at New Departure in Bristol retiring in 1994 after many years of employment. Al was a proud US Army Veteran during the Korean War era serving from 1950 until 1952 when he was honorably discharged. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus and was an amateur coin collector. Al loved to travel, fish, enjoyed playing cards and dancing with his wife Sheila, but mostly he loved spending time with his family, especially sharing meals.
Al leaves his daughter Karen DeAngelo and her husband David, his son Mark Mancini and his wife Laurel, his sister Rose Ciccio and brother-in-law Joseph, his granddaughters, Kristen DeAngelo and her partner Kyle Bolduc, Nicole Gallo and her husband Steve, Marissa and Kaitlin Mancini, his great grandson, Giovanni Gallo; several nieces and nephews and his grand dog, Ava.
The Mancini and DeAngelo families would like to thank all the staff at Southington Care Center for providing loving care and support over the past several years.
Honoring the wishes of the family his life will be celebrated privately. The Bailey Funeral Home in Plainville has care of arrangements.