Manuel "Mani" Pires

Pires, Manuel "Mani"

Rochester: (1922-2013)

September 26, 2013 at age 90. Pre-deceased by his wife, Jean (Jamison) Pires; daughter, Pamela (Pires) Kone; and sisters Mary Bednarz and Julie Wallace. He is survived by son Michael Pires, grandchildren, Lea Kone, Alexander Kone and Nicole Kone; siblings Alice Bianchi, Virginia Scheuch, Anthony Pires, Laura Pires, and Joseph Pires; and many nieces and nephews.

Mani was a retired engineer at Hewlett-Packard, a veteran of the Korean War and an active member of the Antique Wireless Association.

No calling hours or funeral services will be held, his family will hold a private memorial. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Antique Wireless Association in Bloomfield in his name.

Published in Rochester Democrat And Chronicle on Sept. 29, 2013