Manuel Jack Queijo
- February 12, 1921 - November 15, 2012
- Williamsburg, Virginia
of Manuel's Passing
Williamsburg Christian Church
200 Tyler Lane
Williamsburg, VA 23185
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“Mrs. Queijo and family I am so sorry to hear the news of Mr. Queijo’s passing. I know my Dad will be so happy to have his dear friend in heaven and...Read More »
1 of 4 | Posted by: Kathy Barnhardt Trevarthen - VA
“Ms. Queijo - so sorry to hear of Jack's passing -you have always been wonderful friends of my parents (Billy & Virgie Barnhardt) - just know that...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Terease Barnhardt McCormick - VA
“Isabel, Donald and Terry, I am so sorry for your loss. The world is a better place because of his life here.I thank God for parents like yours Donald...Read More »
3 of 4 | Posted by: Keith Stanton - Hampton, VA
“I will always have fond memories of when I was a child and we would have our family vacations together. Uncle Jack was always friendly, intelligent...Read More »
4 of 4 | Posted by: Mark A Queijo - Hubbardston, MA
Manuel Jack Queijo, 91, of Williamsburg, passed away on November 15, 2012. He was preceded in death by his brother, Tony Queijo.
He received his doctorate from Virginia Tech and was instrumental in assisting NASA with its space program, especially the first Lunar Lander and engineering in the wind tunnel. After his retirement, he worked with the shuttle program at NASA and later managed the Langley Visitors Center. In his spare time, he enjoyed playing guitar with his band, The Merry Macks.
Manuel was a wonderful husband and great father. He was always dependable, and will be missed by many. He is survived by his loving wife of 63 years, Isabell W. Queijo; son, Donald Queijo and his wife, Kelly; daughter, Terry Queijo; and grandchildren, Zane and Zackary.
Services will be held on Saturday, November 17 at 3:00 PM at Williamsburg Christian Church.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Williamsburg Christian Church, 200 John Tyler Ln., Williamsburg, VA 23185. Online condolences may be offered at www.nelsencares.com.