James was born in Tocco, Casauria, Pescara, Italy on May 20, 1952 son of the late Theodore and Dominica DeAngelo Mancini.
Jim came to America when he was 5 years old and became a longtime Shelton resident.
He was a machinist at Sikorsky Aircraft for over 25 years.
James is the loving father of Emanuela, Antonina and Gabriel Mancini, step-father of, Susana Arias, Demitri (Johanna) Arias and Raul (Sandra) Arias, brother of, Maria Quevedo, Vincenza Guerrero, Rosemarie Bomba and Lydia Lennon. He is also survived by his step-grandson Gael Arias and several nieces and nephews.
Friends may greet his children on Monday September 23, from 4 pm until 5 pm. His Memorial Service will follow at 5 pm in the Riverview Funeral Home 390 River Rd. Shelton.
The Riverview Funeral Home, 390 River Rd/. Shelton is entrusted with his arrangements.
Online condolences may be left at www.riverviewfh.com.