November 26, 1924 ~ June 3, 2013
Greece: Monday, June 3, 2013 at age 88. Devoted husband, father, grandfather great-grandfather and friend. He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Genevieve, together with Manny since age 8; his children, Valerie (Dennis) Grzymkowski, Wayne (Gina) Bertola, Karen (Dennis) Howe; brothers, John (Bernice) Bertola and Salvatore Bertola; grandchildren, Timothy, Matthew, Alexis, Marissa, Cody, Cheyanne and Chalice; great-grandchildren, Matthew and Mila; several nieces, nephews and dear friends. Manny was a decorated WWII Army veteran, a Purple Heart recipient and a retiree of the United States Postal Service. Friends may call Sunday (June 9th) 1-4 PM at the Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home 1075 Long Pond Road. His Funeral mass will be celebrated Monday 10:00 at St. Lawrence Church. Entombment, Holy Sepulche Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association in his memory.