on June 4, 2014 - 8:50 PM
, updated June 5, 2014 at 1:49 PM
March 15, 1948 – June 3, 2014
Joseph P. Manno, of Lake View, retired facilities manager for The Buffalo News, died Tuesday in Buffalo General Medical Center after a two-year battle with cancer. He was 66.
Born in Buffalo, he was a graduate of Grover Cleveland High School and worked as an electrician for Buffalo Electric Co. before coming to The News as an electrician in 1986.
After serving as electrical foreman, he became facilities manager in 1993. He retired in 2010.
He was a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and a lifelong member of the National Rifle Association.
Survivors include his wife of 43 years, the former Marge Holzschuh.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, after viewing at 11 a.m., in Lakeside Memorial Funeral Home, 4199 Lake Shore Road at Camp Road, Hamburg.