Anthony Leroy "Tony" Maniaci

February 13, 1934 - April 16, 2022
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Anthony Leroy “Tony” Maniaci, 88, formerly of Shillington, passed away Saturday, April 16, 2022, in the compassionate care of Country Meadows assisted living. He was predeceased by his beloved wife of 58 years, Claire Louise (Vogel) Maniaci, who passed away Jan. 21, 2014.

Born in West Reading, Tony was the son of the late Anthony and Mary (Fuoti) Maniaci. He graduated from Shillington High School and the Wharton School of Business before his employment at the UGI Corporation. During his 42 years at UGI, he became Superintendent of Gas Control before retiring in 1993.

Tony served 8 years in the Navel reserve receiving his honorable discharge in 1960. He was a member of St. John Baptist de LaSalle Church and served as the church liaison for Boy Scout troop 237.

Tony enjoyed sports and was an avid fan of the New York Yankees and Notre Dame football. He loved to talk sports with his sons and his best friend Jim Mauer. He also enjoyed hosting weekly pinochle night. He especially loved watching his grandchildren participate in their activities and spending time with them. He will be missed by us all.

Anthony is survived by his three children – Dr. Stephen A. Maniaci (Lisa), Robert A. Maniaci (Linda), Diane L. Brown (Mark), two grandchildren – Juliana Greenland (Josh), Blaise G. Maniaci, and his two great grandchildren – Harper Rae and Levi Anthony Greenland. In addition to his wife, Anthony is predeceased by his brother Leroy Maniaci.

Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., Shillington is in charge of a private ceremony being held at St. John Baptist de LaSalle Church, Shillington with interment at Fairview Cemetery, Shillington.

Memorial contributions can be sent to chop.donordrive.com

 

 

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Born: February 13, 1934
Died: April 16, 2022

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Glenn Pfautz posted on 4/28/22

I worked with Tony at UGI for many years and valued his friendship and work ethic. He always had a great smile and sense of humor. He was one of the co-founders of a UGI retirees breakfast club that has provided fun and fellowship and still continues to grow in members. What a great guy ! Rest In Peace, Tony.

 

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