Manuel “Sonny” Carvalho, 82, of Piscatway, passed away peacefully on Thursday; September 19th, 2019 at Robert Wood Johnson Somerset. Born in Newark, he is the son of the late Pauline (Michalsky) and Armando Carvalho.
Manuel wore many hats in his life and owned many businesses. Before his retirement, he worked as an Inspector for the Newark Board of Education. He was a member of American Legion Post 261 and the Indian Mountain Rod and Gun Club. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is predeceased by his loving wife Maria of 2017. Sonny is survived by 2 children; daughter Anne Marie Anderson and husband Ivan of Tewskbury, NJ, and by her son, Paul Carvalho and his wife Meredith of Whitehouse Station, NJ,4 grandchildren; granddaughter Alena Anderson, grandson Joel Anderson, granddaughter Madeline Carvalho and granddaughter Molly Nolin. He is also survived by his 2 brothers, David Carvalho of Bayville and Jerry Carvalho of Delaware.
There will be a visitation on Sunday; September 22nd from 3-6PM at the Sheenan Funeral Home, 233 Dunellen Ave., Dunellen. A funeral mass will take place on Monday; September 23rd at St Frances Cabrini Church, Piscataway. Entombment to follow at Resurrection Burial Park, Piscataway. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Sonny’s name to St. Jude’s Children Hospital research https://www.stjude.org/donate/donate-to-st-jude.html
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