SALEM - Louis M. Manieri, 99, of Salem, died Sunday, June 16, 2013, at the Alliance Community Hospital.
He was born May 31, 1914, in Salamanca, N.Y., a son of the late Samuel A. and Ruby (Ferrara) Manieri.
Before his retirement in 1976, Mr. Manieri had been a manager at Sears for 40 years. He was a member of the St. Paul Catholic Church, Kiwanis Club, Salem Golf Club and a former member of the Salem Chamber of Commerce.
His wife, Anne Irene (Agen) Manieri, preceded him in death Aug. 1, 1979. A brother, Dominic Manieri, and two sisters, Rosalie Ferrara and Theresa Manieri, also preceded him in death.
Survivors include a son, Robert L. Manieri of Casselberry, Fla.; a daughter, Patricia Manieri of Austin, Texas; two grandsons, Marc Manieri and Michael Manieri; two great-granddaughters, Marc's daughters, Aly and Elizabeth Manieri; and his caregiver, Bernice Clark.
A funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013, at the St. Paul Catholic Church with Father Steve Wassie officiating.
There are no calling hours. Burial will be at Grandview Cemetery.
Arrangements were handled by the Stark Memorial Funeral Home.
His obituary may be viewed and condolences sent online at www.starkmemorial.com.