Obituary: Manuel "Manny" Roberts, retired Physical Plant maintenance technician
Born in New York City, he grew up in Amherst and graduated from Amherst Regional High School in 1967.
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.
Memorial donations may be made to the Franklin Area Survival Center, 96 Fourth St., Turners Falls 01376,