Manuel Duran of Brewster, age 91, passed away at his home on March 8, 2018.
Manuel was born in Havana, Cuba on April 18, 1926, to Jose Duran and Dolores (Wiley). Manuel is survived by his wife Alice and his son Raymond (Eva) of Danbury, Connecticut. He attended Metropolitan Vocational High School in New York City and later went to college for three years. Manuel served proudly in the U.S. Navy during World War II in the South Pacific. Later, he worked for Olivetti Corporation as a customer engineer, retiring in 1984.
The family will hosting a celebration of life at Beecher Funeral Home on March 18, 2018, for family and friends between the hours of 2 and 4 p.m.