Joseph A. "Jo Jo" Manarino, 76, of Niagara Falls, a construction worker for the city school district, died Monday at his home after a long illness.
A native of Niagara Falls, he attended local schools. He worked for the Board of Education for 16 years, retiring in 1993.
Surviving are two sisters, Mary Ross of Pendleton and Nancy Harbert of Niagara Falls.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9 a.m. Thursday in St. Joseph Catholic Church, 1413 Pine Ave., after services at 8:30 in the M.J. Colucci & Son Niagara Funeral Chapel, 2730 Military Road. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery.