Charles "Charlie" Joseph Mangano of Cedaredge died Jan. 17, 2018, at St. Mary's Hospital in Grand Junction. He was 72.
A celebration of life service will be held at 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 27, at the Chapel of the Cross in Cedaredge, with Adam Wasser officiating.
He was born on Nov. 7, 1945, to Charles and Ruby (Albany) Mangano in Livingston, Texas. He spent his childhood and attended school in Liberty, Texas.
On Nov. 25, 2000, he married Victoria Stanford at the Chapel of the Cross.
Mr. Mangano attended New Hope Church in Cedaredge. He enjoyed his Corvettes, having owned several. He also enjoyed snowmobiling, four-wheeling, spending time in the mountains and at his condo and cabin in Silverton, and watching the Broncos and Cowboys play.
He is survived by his wife of 17 years, Viki of Cedaredge; sister, Betty Whitenburg; nephew, Wade (Shelly) Whitenburg; a great-niece; and great-nephew.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorial contributions may be made to Grand Mesa Arts and Events Center in Cedaredge or to the Surface Creek Animal Shelter, also in Cedaredge.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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