He was the loving father of Annette and Marcel, Donna and Valerio, Laurie and Brian, and Elizabeth. He leaves behind seven cherished grandchildren: William, Jenna, Ryan, Michael, Lisa, Nicholas, and Daniel; devoted companion to Linda Merensky.
Manny was a proud Navy Veteran of the Korean War, devoted father, and friend to many. He will be greatly missed.
Family and friends may visit 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 7 at the Vernon C. Wagner Funeral Home, 655 Old Country Rd, Plainview, NY 11803. A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at St. Brigid's R.C. Church in Westbury, NY with a private cremation.