Condolence & Memory Journal

Fred and I were good friends in high school. We spent a lot of time together and he was there for me during what was a rough and lonely time. Rest easy old friend...

Posted by Joseph Martusis - Bristol, CT - friend   September 21, 2019

Rip Allen. (((Rink Rats 4life))). Peace and strength to your family. We had good times while we did.

Posted by Canyon John DiMaio - Santa rosa, CA - friend   July 03, 2019


Allen we have had so many great times together. From Ct to Virginia beach to key West. I will miss our hilarious conversations. I will miss you. Rest peacefully. You've earned it.

Posted by Carmella Buono - Terryville, CT - sister   June 28, 2019


Alan will be very much missed! He was a great friend with a awesome sense of humor we shared a lot of memories I'll miss you my fellow rink rat.

Posted by Wally Gohar - New britain, CT - friend   June 28, 2019

We are so so sorry for your loss. Our prayers and thoughts go out to the Manka family.❤

Posted by Kathy Wilson Mireles - Locusts Grove, GA - acquaintance   June 28, 2019


I've known you for the whole 48 years and I will find my peace knowing you finally have yours. Your memory will never fade. Love you brother.

Posted by Denise Manka - Benson, NC - sister   June 28, 2019

He had more energy than any child I know. Great dad and friend and much more. Gone to soon!

Posted by Alton Deprey - Newington, CT - friend   June 26, 2019

Dad you were the best I couldve asked for I miss you so much but well see each other again and Ill be waiting for that moment. I love you Bestbuddys for ever.

Posted by Jasper Manka - Bristol, CT - son   June 26, 2019

Dad, Ill love you forever. You were the best dad I could ever ask for. Please rest. Find your peace. One day, we will see each other again. Best friends forever ❤

Posted by Abby Manka - Bristol, CT - daughter   June 26, 2019

My thoughts and prayers are with you. Very sorry to hear of your loss.

Posted by John Ramo - Cary, NC - coworker   June 26, 2019

Our condolences to the entire Manka family and extended family. Let us know if you need anything.
Much Love, The Allens

Posted by Brandon Allen - Charlotte, NC   June 26, 2019

My heart goes out to you and your family at this difficult time.

Posted by Amber Krebs - coworker   June 26, 2019

Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.

Posted by Annette Ingram Lane - Baltimore, MD - coworker   June 26, 2019

My deepest condolences for your loss.

Posted by Garrett Dean - Simpsonville, SC   June 25, 2019

We extend our deepest sympathies at this time and thank you for entrusting us with the care of your loved one.

Please know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Posted by Luke E. DiMaria and the Staff of Brooklawn Funeral Home/Giuliano-Sagarino - Rocky Hill, CT   June 25, 2019