Marion L. Manzella

Marion L. Manzella, 94 years old, passed way at her home in Portland, NY on Wednesday evening January 16, 2013 surrounded by her loving family.

She was born on October 8, 1918, the daughter of the late Charles and Lena (Nicosia) Manzella.

A Portland resident all of her life, Marion was an employee of Bedford Foods and Kraft Foods in Dun-kirk. She retired from Kraft Foods with 48 years of ser-vice when the Dunkirk plant closed in 1986. Marion was also a former member of St. Patrick’s Church in Brocton.

She is survived by her nephews and nieces, Rick (Laura) Manzella, Michael (Nancy) Manzella both of Portland, NY, Thomas (Deanne) Manzella of West-field, NY, Kathleen (Larry) Thies of Brocton, NY, Julie (Timothy) Matthews of Oswego, NY & Robert (Katherine) Manzella of Jamestown, North Carolina & her sister-in-law, Fredora Manzella of Portland, NY. She is also survived by many more nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was prede-ceased by her brothers, Thomas, Joseph, Anthony, James, Peter, Lee Manzella & infant Thomas Manzella, her sisters, Bertha Vitanza, Marion Manzella & Lucille Manzella & niece, Sandra Manzella.

Funeral services will be held Saturday morning January 19, 2012 at 11 o’clock from the Morse Funeral Home, 51 High-land Avenue, Brocton, NY. The Rev. James Walter will officiate. Interment will fol-low in the Portland Ever-green Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4-7 P.M. today Fri-day, January 18. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to the Portland Evergreen Cemetery Association c/o Jerry Boltz, Onthank Road, Portland, NY 14769.