Manuel “Manny” P. Roberts, 63, of Greenfield, a retired maintenance technician II with Physical Plant, died Nov. 3.
Born in New York City, he grew up in Amherst and graduated from Amherst Regional High School in 1967.
He joined the campus staff in 1974 and retired in 2011.
He leaves four children, Heather in Greenfield, Ian in Turners Falls, Raquel Barry in Greenfield and Shane in Montague. He is also survived by a sister Rosemarie James in Amherst; a brother Juan and his wife Michele in Belchertown; an aunt and a large extended family, most of whom reside in the Pioneer Valley.