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John Michael Cullina

February 18, 1961 ~ August 11, 2021 (age 60)


John Michael Cullina passed away on Wednesday, August 11, 2021, at Fox Hill Center in Vernon, CT.  John was born in Hartford, CT on February 18, 1961.  He is survived by his parents' William J. Cullina and Theresa (St. Pierre) Cullina of Manchester, CT.  John leaves his very special sister who cared so much for him through his difficult times, Yvonne (Cullina) Johnson and husband Kurt Johnson, His niece Jennifer (Johnson) Shaw-Mumford and husband Evan Shaw-Mumford, his uncle Bob St. Pierre, his aunts' Irene Weiss, Rita Rossitto and husband Tony, Yvonne Gauthier and husband Bob, Annette Lavigne and husband, Don, his special cousins who he loved so much and were there to comfort him in the end, Tony Rossitto, Jr. and Bobby Weiss, and many more cousins. 

John attended Manchester schools and graduated from ROTC.   He worked in various restaurants and at Manchester Walmart where he retired from in 2017.

John loved his music, especially Elvis Presley and the 1960's era.  He enjoyed spending time with family and was very special to all who knew him.

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