In memory of
Manuel Torres Longshoreman at Port Newark, native of Spain, 82 Manuel Torres, 82, of Waldwick, N.J., passed away on June 11, 2018 at Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, N.J. Funeral is from the Galante Funeral Home, 2800 Morris Ave., Union, N.J., on Saturday at 9 a.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Michael's Church, Union, at 10:15 a.m. Entombment will follow at Hollywood Memorial Park. Visitation is Friday from 3 to 7 p.m. For condolences or directions, please visit galantefh.com . Manuel was born in Spain and lived in Union before moving to Waldwick for 11 years. He was a longshoreman for 25 years in Port Newark before retiring. He was a member of Local 1235 of Newark of the International Longshoremen's Association. Manuel was the beloved husband of the late Maria L. Torres (nee Sanchez); and father of Manuel Torres Jr. and Carlos Torres. He also leaves six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
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