Manny was born April 13, 1978 at Jacobi Hospital in the Bronx. On Wednesday October 10, 2018 Manuel Rodriguez gained his wings. He was the oldest of four children. Manny graduated from the Hungerford School at the top of his class in 1999.
Manny loved watching Wheel of Fortune and Jeopardy, he enjoyed dancing and loved playing basketball, bowling and karate. He always wore his shades and loved his comic books and cell phone. Manny enjoyed eating rice and beans and drinking his coffee and ensure.
As his dad would say "Manny was a gentle giant and always kept a smile on his face and loved everyone he encountered." His favorite line was "I did good right?" Manny loved everyone and gave out lots of love and hugs.
Manny is survived by his mother Sandra Brown, father Manuel Rodriguez Sr. and stepfather Steven Brown. He is the loving brother of Jessica, Neisha and Matthew. Cherished uncle of Elijah, Messiah, Makayla, Jaidah, Myrical and Ariella. Fond cousin of Socorro and Gloria.
HE WILL BE MISSED BUT NEVER FORGOTTEN
LOVE YOU POP