Manuel Navarro

Manuel “Mandy” Navarro, 78, of Fostoria, died Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, at his residence.

The Fostoria native was born Jan. 5, 1935, and was a U.S. Air Force veteran serving during the Korean War.

Survivors include four children, Wanda Navarro Webb, Ralph “Tony” (Mary) Navarro, Joe “Michael” (Kathy) Navarro and Susan “Vikki” Navarro; a sister, Consuelo (Arthur) Cuellar; 16 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Raphael and Flora Navarro and his wife, Christine Scott Navarro.

Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 30, 2013, at Thomas C. Strickland & Sons Funeral Home, 2460 Georgia 21, Ricon, GA 31326.

His funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at Effingham Memorial Gardens, Georgia.

Local arrangements are being handled by Hoening Funeral Home, Fostoria.