Damian James Manuel, 32 passed away on May 17, 2023 in Casa Grande. He was born on June 23, 1990 to Lawrence Henry Manuel and Michelle Lynn Calabaza in Phoenix.
Damian was a free spirit; he would always help anyone who needed. He loved and adored his kids and enjoyed being a father and uncle. Damian liked to play basketball, skateboard, Xbox, Pokemon Collection, Cooking and baking.
He is survived by his parents; his children: Emilio J. Castro and Jackie R. Manuel; his sister: Allyssa Calabaza.
Damian is preceded in death by his grandfather: Albert Calabaza; and his grandmothers: Lorraine Johnson and Elaine Gonzalez.
Graveside service will be held at 7:30 a.m. on Friday, May 26, 2023 at Sacaton East Cemetery in Sacaton.