Ramon Manzo, Jr.

1948 - 2021

East Chicago


Ramon Manzo, Jr. "Manzo", age 72 of East Chicago, Indiana, passed away Thursday, April 1, 2021 at his residence. Survived by 4 siblings: Lydia (Jerry) Reidelbach, Marylou (late Chato) Martinez, Ricardo, Sr. (Ines) Manzo and Lisa (Robert) Aguirre;  3 daughters: Rachel, Heather and Jennifer, many grandchildren and great grandchildren; nieces and nephews, Lydia "Monsi" Martinez, Joseph (Diana) Martinez, Melissa (William) Balachowski, Ricky, Jr. (Cecelia) Manzo, Sergio Manzo and Robert, Alexis and Chase Aguirre and many other loving family and friends. Preceded in passing by his parents, Ramon and Connie Manzo.

Funeral Services will be held Saturday, April 10, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. with Father Richard A. Orlinski, officiating  at Oleska-Pastrick Funeral Home, 3934 Elm Street, East Chicago, Indiana. At Rest, St John-St Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Hammond, Indiana. Friends may visit with the family on Friday, April 9, 2021 from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the Oleska-Pastrick Funeral Home and also on Saturday morning from 9:30 a.m. until time of Funeral Service. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions may be made to "Manzo's" Family.

"Manzo" was a retired employee of the City of East Chicago with over 20 years of service. He was a lifelong resident of East Chicago, Indiana and former member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church. Manzo was one of the five original  "Harbor Doo Wops." He enjoyed going to all  the Casino's in the area and especially enjoyed the  Las Vegas casino's. His biggest joy though was spending time with his family and friends who will miss him dearly. 

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Tom yuran

April 5, 2021 9:01 PM

Great guy always in a good mood happy smiles and a pleasures to talk with. Knew him since middle school, high school and my adult years. Ran in different circles but had a lot of the same friends. Knew his family and daughters.   You will be missed brother, Tom yuran 

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