Obituary: Edward M. Manion Sr., 84, of Shelton

Edward M. Manion Sr., 84, of Shelton, owner of Rubber Supplies Company Inc. of Derby, husband of the late Patricia Manion, died Aug. 9, at Griffin Hospital in Derby.

Born Nov. 21, 1931, in Derby, son of the late Helen Culik Manion Velecco and Police Officer Edward Manion; U.S. Navy; member White Hills Fire Company #5.

Also predeceased by his son, Michael and sister, Margaret Colwell.

Survived by children, Patricia (David) Legassie, Jed (Donna) Manion, William (Diane Smith) Manion, and Tim (Melanie Petro) Manion, sister, Ellen Trabka, 11 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours: Thursday, Aug. 11, 3-7 p.m., Riverview Funeral Home, 390 River Road, Shelton. Services: Friday, 10:30 a.m., St. Joseph Church, 50 Fairmont Place, Shelton.

Memorial contributions: White Hills Fire Company Number 5, 2 School Street, Shelton, CT 06484.