Howard "Howie" Shanley, Jr.

Obituary of Howard "Howie" G. Shanley, Jr.

Mr. Howard (Howie) G. Shanley, Jr., 61, passed away on Friday, October 1, 2021, at Faxton-St. Luke’s Healthcare in New Hartford. Howard was born in Utica, on March 2, 1960, the son of Howard and Barbara (Jones) Shanley. He was raised and educated in Utica and was a graduate of John F. Kennedy High School. Howie proudly served in then US Navy from 1980 until his honorable discharge in 1984. For many years, he was employed as a mason with the Utica DPW. Howie enjoyed hunting, fishing and attended Historic Old St. John’s Church in Utica. Mr. Shanley is survived by his son, Howard Shanley and his companion, Jaime Martin of New Hartford; his mother, Barbara Shanley of Utica; three sisters and two brothers-in-law, Dawn Shanley of New Hartford, Darleen and Bill Schrader of Utica and Beth and Mike Jones of Deansboro; three brothers and one sister-in-law, Ray Shanley, Dan and Sue Shanley and Al Shanley and his companion Karen Pugliese, all of Utica; one nephew, Dan Shanley and his wife Carmelita of Utica and two nieces, Ashley Shanley of Rome and Lindsey Shanley of FL. He was predeceased by his father, Howard. Visitation for family and friends is Tuesday, October 5, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon at the Heintz Funeral Home, 408 Herkimer Rd., N. Utica, followed by a funeral service at 12:00 noon and the conclusion of visitation. He will be laid to rest at St. Joseph Cemetery in Yorkville. In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105 (stjude.org) or Disabled American Veterans, 301 Bleecker St., Utica, NY 13501, in Howie’s memory. Howie’s family extends their heartfelt gratitude to Jared at the St. Luke’s Home, for the wonderful care and compassion you provided to Howie.
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Tuesday
5
October

Visitation

10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Heintz Funeral Service Inc. - Herkimer Road
408 Herkimer Road
Utica, New York, United States
315-797-5552
Tuesday
5
October

Funeral Service

12:00 pm
Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Heintz Funeral Service Inc. - Herkimer Road
408 Herkimer Road
Utica, New York, United States
315-797-5552

Interment

St. Joseph Cemetery
1427 Champlin Ave.
Yorkville, New York, United States

Memorial Donations

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105 (stjude.org) or Disabled American Veterans, 301 Bleecker St., Utica, NY 13501
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