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Michael Francis Mariano

October 1, 1986 - August 19, 2023

Burial Date August 26, 2023

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MARIANO: Michael Francis Mariano, 36 of Norwich and Waterford entered eternal life on Aug. 19, 2023 due to a tragic motorcycle accident. Michael was born Oct. 1, 1986 in New London the beloved son of Barbara Mariano of Waterford and the late Charlie Mariano. In addition to his beloved mother Barbara, he is survived by his sister, Stacey Mariano and her fiancé Timothy Clarke, his nephew Colin Kuchta, his great uncle Edward and his companion MacKenzie Smith, and his 4 legged buddy Carmine. Michael attended Waterford High School and graduated in 2004. Then continued his education at Three Rivers where he obtained an associates degree. He then graduated from Mitchell College with a BS Degree and a Business Award. He was currently employed at General Dynamics / EB as a senior contract specialist for the past 15 years at the time of his demise. You could always find Mike working on cars or anything with a motor or clutch, while wearing Carhartt from head to toe. He cherished time spent with friends and loved to garden and listen to Yacht Rock Music. Mike was a huge Harry Potter fan as he enjoyed every aspect from the books to attending a experience event in New York. He savored being a foodie, grilling his fresh garden veggies, making beef jerky and eating healthy. He loved the outdoor life style, especially kayaking adventures with MacK enzie and friends. Family and friends are asked to gather for a Mass of Christian Burial that will be held Saturday at 10 am in St. Joseph Church 139 Montauk Ave., New London. Interment to follow in St. Mary Cemetery, New London. Cherish each day and live life to the fullest for you never know what tomorrow holds. The Impellitteri-Malia Funeral Home, 84 Montauk Ave., New London, has been entrusted with his care.


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