David T. Modine, 50, of Killingworth, passed away on Sunday, December 30, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Karen DelGuidice Modine. David was born in New Haven on June 27, 1968 and was the son of Theodore M. (Sheila) Modine and Susan Pierce Modine. He had worked as a plumber at PC Montano for 30 years. David was a master of many things and enjoyed playing horseshoes and woodworking. He was a fan of the Dallas Cowboys, NASCAR and the Boston Red Sox. Father of Jeffery T. Modine and Lauren Modine. Grandfather of Julian Martinez. Brother of Joseph Modine, Nancy Modine, Michael (Christy) Modine, Mark Modine and Annie (John) Houle. Son-in-law of Alberta DelGuidice and the late Louis DelGuidice. Brother-in-law of Sandra Comstock, Linda (Lenny) Wishart, Louis, Vincent, and Doreen DelGuidice and the late Debra Dady, Kim and Karen DelGuidice. Also survived by his former wife Diane Modine, many nieces and nephews.
The visiting hours will be Thursday from 4 to 8 pm at the North Haven Funeral Home, 36 Washington Avenue. His funeral procession will leave the funeral home at 9:30 Friday morning. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated in Saint Elizabeth of the Trinity Parish at St. Barnabas Church, 44 Washington Avenue, North Haven at 10:00. Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, PO Box 50, Memphis. TN 38101-9929.