LODI, N.J. -- William Howard Manasia Jr., 78, of Lodi, died Sept. 11. He was 78.
He was born in Passaic in 1938. He was raised in Clifton before settling in Lodi 15 years ago.
He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1961-63, and he was a machinist for many years, retiring from StarGlo in Fairfield. He was the Past Master of the Little Falls Masonic Lodge 263.
He is survived by his wife, Elma; son, Scott Manasia and wife Kimberly; granddaughter, April Manasia; and siblings, Herb Follmer and wife Valerie and Gail Burgess.
All services were private.