Manuel Trueba passed away on September 6, 2019. He was 73. Born in Newark he lived in Kearny before moving to Lanoka Harbor. Visiting will be Tuesday morning at the Armitage Wiggins Funeral Home 596 Belgrove Drive Kearny beginning at 9:00 a.m. Mass will follow at Queen of Peace Church at 11:00 a.m. and entombment will be at Holy Cross Cemetery Mausoleum.
Manny was a retired Longshoreman with Local 1235 in Port Elizabeth. He was a member of The Democratic Club in Kearny and served honorably as 2nd Ward Councilman. He was a member of The Kearny Zoning Board and had been an aide to Assemblyman Anthony Impreveduto.
Manny was the beloved husband of the late Patricia A. (nee Adamo). Loving father of Tina Trueba, Tricia Mattia (Phil) and Tracey Mursko (Jerry). Brother of Michael Trueba (Anita), Maria Rodriguez (late Kiki) and the late Chris and Candido Trueba. Also surviving are his grandchildren; Anthony Manuel, Matthew Joseph and Matthew Manuel along with many nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers kindly make a donation to The Sharing Network of N.J.