Manuel D. Jiminez, Jr.

Manuel D. Jiminez, Jr. 68, of Summit Street, passed away Tuesday January 24, 2017 at the Rhode Island Hospital. He was the husband of Janet E. (Almeida) Jiminez. Born in Abilene, Texas he was a son of the late Manuel D. and Santiago (Esparza) Jiminez, Sr. He was a Navy Veteran of the Vietnam War. Mr. Jiminez was a letter carrier for the United States Postal Service for over 30 years before retiring. Besides his wife he leaves two daughters, Sharon Orr and her husband Aden of Ohio and Lisa Hawkins and her husband Rodney of East Providence, one son, Manuel Jiminez and his wife Diana of Cranston, six grandchildren, Samuel, Jeremy and Noah Hawkins, Genesis, Jasmine and Mya Jiminez, one sister, Rosa Moreno. He was the brother of the late Carlos Jiminez. His funeral will be held on Saturday at 9:00 AM from the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence, with a burial to follow at 10:00 AM in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours will be held on Friday from 4-7 with a service to follow at 7:00 PM.