Michael Aleno

Obituary of Michael Aleno

Michael "Mick" Aleno 74 of DeLand, Florida, passed away on October 2, 2017.  He is preceded in death by his parents, Chuck and Mary Aleno.

Mick was a proud member of the DeLand High class of 1960.  In 1961 he joined the Air Force and served his country until his discharge in 1964. Mick married the love of his life, Cynda Hensey in 1962.  He then graduated Western Illnois University with a Bachelor's degree in 1968.  Mick moved his family back to his hometown of DeLand where he became active in his community.  In 1984, Mick was a member of the "Magnificent Seven", who were responsible for DeLand receiving Florida's very first MainStreet status.  In addition, he was president of the DeLand Jaycee's and was elected to the JCI Senate in 1980.  In his professional life he was a licensed real estate appraiser.  He loved his family and friends, listening to the Beach Boys, creating stained glass and being surrounded by nature. Mick is survived by his wife, Cynda, daughters,Michelle Aleno Morris and Annette (Robert) Barbieri, grandsons, Michael Jones and Roman Barbieri, great-grandson Kye Jones, brothers, Randy (Vicki) Aleno and Chuck Aleno. The family will greet friends from 3:30pm - 4:30pm with services beginning at 4:30pm.  Donations in Mick's memory may be made to Halifax Health Hospice of Volusia/ Flagler, 3800 Woodbriar Trail, Pt. Orange, FL 32129.