Mr. Manuel J. Evaristo

  • Born: September 21, 1930
  • Died: March 9, 2017
  • Location: Westfield, New Jersey

Gray Funeral Home

318 E. Broad Street
Westfield, NJ 07090
Tel. (908) 233-0143

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mr. Manuel J. Evaristo passed away on Thursday March 9, 2017 at his residence in Westfield.

Before moving to Westfield, Manuel lived in Garwood and Newark, NJ.

Manuel served his country in The United States Army during the Korean conflict. He was a life member of the V.F.W.. He was also a member of Knights of Columbus, Bloomfield Council, and a member of St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church in Garwood.

Manuel worked as an Operating room Orderly at St. James Hospital in Newark from where he retired in 1995. Before that he worked for Otis Elevator.

He is pre deceased by his loving wife Antoinette with whom he was married for 61 years. He is survived by his daughters, Victoria Robak, and her husband Anthony. Cheryl S. Seiler, and her husband James, He is also survived by his grandchildren, Alyssa, and Stephanie Robak. Jennifer and Andrew Seiler.

No visitation. A Mass of Memorial will be held, Saturday May 13, 2017 at 10 am at St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church in Garwood.

Donations in lieu of flowers may be made in his memory to St. Judes Childrens Research Hospital, 501 St. Judes Place, Memphis TN 38105.

Arrangements by Gray Funeral Home, Westfield. Go to for on line condolences.


Condolence & Memory Journal

We are so very sorry for your loss! Manny was a sweet man and will always be a part of our hearts and family.

Posted by Lauren Damurjian - Brick, NJ - friend   May 13, 2017

you were my uncle and buddy since I was a kid, I enjoyed our periodic visits ,now your gone to join my aunt in heaven and I believe you're truly happy together again....we the friends and family will now have to cope without you,and will miss your guidance,,,i never met a better man in my were one of a kind,,,bye

Posted by jimmy - florida   March 24, 2017


Daddy you are my hero I love you so dearly I miss you every minute of the day .You taught me so much even at the end of your life ,you taught me how to love unconditionally and to respect everyone I came in contact with family ,friends and also strangers in our world . You never had a harsh word for anyone you ever come in contact with you are an amazing daddy you are forever in my heart and soul .Please give mommy a hug and kiss for me .You are now with your forever love I will miss our Wednesday shopping day and our Saturday lunches ,you are truly missed

Posted by Cheryl Seiler - Cranford, NJ - Daughter   March 22, 2017

My sympathy to the family of Manny Evaristo. He and the late Antoinette were very nice neighbors and I will miss seeing Manny in our building at Westfield Senior Housing. May fond memories see you through this sad time.

Posted by Betty Van Riper - Westfield, NJ - neighbor   March 11, 2017

My deepest condolences to the dear family of Manny Evaristo. I was a neighbor and dear friend of Manny and Antoinette at Westfield Senior Citizens. I have wonderful memories of the times we shared together. May God comfort each of you at this sad time,

Posted by Josephine Calzaretta - Dillsburg, PA - Friend   March 10, 2017

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