Nicholas J. Manocchio Sr., 87, of Harwinton, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018, at Bristol Hospital.
Nicholas was born Oct. 14, 1930, in Bristol, son of the late Dominick and Frances (Nestico) Manocchio. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. Prior to his retirement he was employed by Avon Mfg. of Avon. He was a member of the Bristol Fish & Game Club and Bristol DAV.
He is survived by his son, Nicholas Manocchio and his wife, Lynn, of Bristol; his daughters, Debbie Buckley and her husband, Don, of New Jersey, Irene Cochran and her husband, Arnie, of Harwinton, Mary Lou Manocchio of Bristol, Lori Manocchio of New Jersey; his sisters, Anna Tonon of Southington, Frances Teti of Bristol, Kathy Baldaccini and her husband, Dan, of Bristol, Theresa Zukowski and her husband, James, of Bristol; 11 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He is predeceased by a brother, Anthony Manocchio, and sisters, Josephine Barcikowski and Jennie Amelotte.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 12, at the Scott Funeral Home, 169 Main St., Terryville, CT. Burial with military honors will be in St. Joseph Cemetery, Bristol. Relatives and friends may call at the funeral home Friday morning from 9:30 to 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Disabled American Veterans, 191 Riverside Ave., Bristol, CT 06010.