Shelley L. Bartolini

07/30/2013 5:32 PM |

Shelley L. Bartolini of Southold died July 29 at his home. He was 93 years old.

He was born July 21, 1920, in Brooklyn to Cesare and Magdalena Bartolini. He was a scenic artist in New York City, a theatrical set designer and a member of United Scenic Artists, Local USA 829.

Family members said he loved sculpting, painting and design and also the North Fork, spending time in the local cafés in Mattituck and Greenport.

Mr. Bartolini is survived by his life partner, Mary Kirsch of Southold; his sons, Marcello, of Yorktown Heights, and Shelley Jr., of California.

Arrangements were handled by Coster-Heppner Funeral Home in Cutchogue. Cremation was private.