Manuel D. Gomez, 81, of Clifton passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Wednesday, August 19, 2020. Born in El Salvador he came to the United States in 1969 settling in Clifton. Mr. Gomez was a retired machinist. He was also an accomplished carpenter and a Volkswagen, Audi and Porsche mechanic. His family would like to say, “Thank you for being an outstanding parent”.
He was predeceased by his parents, Carlos and Erminia S. Gomez. Erminia passed away May 13, 2020.
Survivors include: his wife the former, Blanca Rosales. Manuel met the love of his life Blanca at the age of 15 in El Salvador and they have been married for 60 years; two sons, Maurice E. Gomez and Edgar O. Gomez and his fiancé, Laura D. Gensinger; one brother, Robert Gomez; two grandsons, Nicholas and Brendon Gomez; and two step-grandchildren, Billy and Rachel.
Visiting Monday 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm at Bizub-Quinlan Funeral Home, 1313 Van Houten Avenue, Clifton, NJ 07013. Graveside service Tuesday 1:00 pm at East Ridgelawn Cemetery. Please meet at Cemetery. Due to current restrictions on allowable numbers (50) inside the funeral home, it is requested that those attending the visitation be courteous by limiting their time inside in order to allow others the opportunity to pay their respects as well. Everyone must wear masks and practice social distancing.
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