We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Dean K. Wetzler Jr Funeral Home
Manuel Bueno, 86, 2036 Long Run Road, Mill Hall, PA died November 21, 2021 in the Geisinger Lewistown Hospital. Born January 19, 1935 in El Paso, TX he was the son of the late Jose and Petra Reyes Bueno. On August 31, 1985 he married Ruth Ann Kreidler who died September 21, 2020.
Manny served 39 plus years with the PA Army National Guard and retired as a Sergeant First Class. For his service among his many awards and decorations were the National Defense Service Medal, Army Service Ribbon, Armed Forces Service Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal , NCO Professional Development Ribbon, the Pennsylvania Service Ribbon, the Gen. Thomas J. Stewart Medal and the MG Thomas R. White, Jr, Medal.
A member of the Rote United Methodist Church, Manny was also a life member of Beech Creek American Legion Post 623. He was a former member of the Voiture 903, 40 et 8, Lock Haven, PA.
He is survived by:
4 Daughters: Barbara (Stephen Mainguth) Bueno, Renovo, PA; Lisa M. (Matthew) Evans, Jersey Shore, PA; Ruby C. (Dave) Harkey, Avis, PA and Amy (Randy) Yost, Jersey Shore, PA
1 Son: Manuel K. (Kimberly McGetrick) Bueno, Jordan, NY
1 Step-daughter: Barbara E. (William) Edelstein, Red Rock, PA
14 Grandchildren: Vanessa Keller, Thomas Keller, Natasha Stephens, Amanda Stephens, Nicole (Jerome)Guartman; Matthew (Lindsey) Evans; Frank Stetts V; Brianna Stetts; Hailey Stetts; Adelyn Stetts; Tristin Orrico; Alexyis (Brian( Clifford; Tyler McGetrick ,Kaylee McGettick; William (Kristin) Edelstein, Jr.; Heather (Ryan) Horsley; Eric (Joanna) Edelstein
13 Great-Grandchildren: Sophia, Cleo, and Aurora Keller; Aliana, Graham and Logan Evans; Amelia McCloskey; Roslyn and Adalyn Edelstein; Emma, Ross William, Sara and Zephyr Horsley
3 Sisters: Josephine Pascale and Maria Elena Yrigoyen both of El Paso, TX and Conception Clark, Lafayette, IN
2 Brothers: Carlos Bueno, Fort Worth, TX and Roberto Bueno, Lafayette,IN
*** Preceded in death by:
1 Grandson: Trevor Evans
2 Sisters: Rosa Lambirth and Beatrice Clarey
1 Brother: Juan Bueno
A funeral service honoring the life of Manuel Bueno will be held Friday, December 3, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. in the Rote United Methodist Church with Pastor P. Franklin Hartzel, officiating. Interment, Cedar Hill Cemetery, Mill Hall, PA
Friends will be received Thursday, December 2, 2021 from 6-8 PM in the Dean K. Wetzler, Jr. Funeral Home, 320 Main St., Mill Hall, PA and 1 hour prior to services at the church.