Michael Shiel, a Local 32BJ NYC electrician, died on November 16th, 2012 at age 73.
A lifelong resident of Rockaway, Shiel was a United States Air Force veteran. His affiliations included 4th Degree Knights of Columbus Stephen Moyland, American Legion Post 272 and Knights of Columbus Rockaway Council.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Lorraine; son, John Douglas; daughter, Mary Soto and sister, Louise Marotta.
Shiel is survived by his daughters, Kathleen Jordan, KathiAnn Mooney, Maureen Sticco (Joe) and Tracey Shiel; sons, Charles and James Shiel (Miriam); brothers, Thomas Shiel (Leann) and Charles Shiel (Barbara); and sister, Maureen White (Larry).
He also leaves behind grandchildren, Melissa Rivera, Eddie Soto, Edward Mooney, Michael Shiel, Justine Soto, Nicole Soto, Kevin Shiel and Megan, Alyssa and Jessica Sticco and greatgrandson Izayah Soto.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Denis S. O’Connor Funeral Home, Rockaway Beach, NY.