John T. Manfredi
Member of Upper St. Clair Alliance Church
John T. Manfredi, 87, died Thursday, November 15, 2012, in Forbes Regional Hospital, Monroeville.
He was born August 26, 1925, in Washington, a son of the late Pasquale and Sadie Comfort Manfredi.
Mr. Manfredi was a 1943 graduate of Trinity High School. After graduation, he enlisted in the U.S. Merchant Marine and served during World War II. He continued to serve until 1951.
He went on to become an agent, then sales manager, for Prudential Insurance. He was employed by them for 34 years.
Mr. Manfredi was a member and past commander of American Legion Post 760, Bethel Park, and was a charter member and first president of the American Merchant Marine Veterans, Three Rivers Chapter, Pittsburgh, where he served as treasurer and membership chairman at the time of his death.
He was a member of Upper St. Clair Alliance Church, Upper St. Clair, where he served, formerly, as treasurer, deacon and chair of the trustees.
On January 25, 1953, in Pittsburgh, he married Mary Ann Capalbo, who survives.
Also surviving are two daughters, Renée Y. Manfredi of Seattle, Wash., and Pamela A. Malloy of Las Vegas, Nev.; a brother, Sam Manfredi of Washington; a sister, Evelyn Sovick of Pittsburgh; two grandchildren, Kelley and Daniel Malloy; and many nieces and nephews.
Deceased are three brothers, William, Joseph and Patsy Manfredi, and five sisters, Jennie Mangiapane, Mary Dolan, Anna Alderson, Elizabeth Trapuzanno and Rose Ferguson.
Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday and noon to 3 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday in Piatt and Barnhill Funeral Home, 420 Locust Avenue, Washington. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, November 19, at Upper St. Clair Alliance Church, 2510 Old Washington Road, Pittsburgh, where the family will receive friends one hour prior to services. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Gardens, McMurray. Memorial contributions may be directed to Upper St. Clair Alliance Church Scholarship fund at the above address. Condolences may be expressed online at www.piattandbarnhillfh.com. Piatt and Barnhill Funeral Directors Inc., Charles R. Piatt, owner/supervisor, and Lawrence K. Donovan, funeral director.