Obituary: Shane Mitney, 58

obit-shane-mitneyShane Mitney, 58, of Meriden and formerly of Southington passed away Thursday, Oct. 13, 2016 at Midstate Medical Center in Meriden. He was the husband of Linda (Scotello) Mitney.

He was born Feb. 21, 1958 in Southington the son of the late William and Helen (Krewicki) Mitney. He was a graduate of Southington High School.

Besides his wife he leaves behind his daughters, Jennifer Starr and husband Peter of Avon, Nicole Carusone and husband Antonio of Portland, his grandchildren Valentina “jelly bean” and Julien Carusone, and was looking forward to his third grandchild in January. He also leaves his sister Sandra Wolf and her husband John of Meriden and several nephews. He was predeceased by a son Shane Mitney Jr.

Shane was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. He leaves behind a family who loved him to the moon and back. He was the life of the party and always wanted to make people laugh. He loved watching movies and vacationing with his family. He will be missed dearly.

The Funeral will be held Tuesday, 9 a.m. from DellaVecchia Funeral Home, 211 N. Main St. in Southington to St. Stanislaus Church, 82 Akron St. Meriden at 10 a.m. Burial will be at St. Stanislaus Cemetery in Meriden. Calling hours will be Monday from 5-7 p.m. For online condolences and directions please visit

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