Manuel Mateo, 79, of Vineland, NJ passed away on Monday, January 8, 2018 in Cooper Hospital/University Medical Center in Camden. Born in Mayaguez, Puerto Rico he was a Vineland resident for 43 years. Mr. Mateo worked for the City of Vineland's highway department for over 20 years. He is survived by his son Carl Mateo and his wife Beverly of Folsom, NJ; his sister, Serida Mateo; his brother, Elia Mateo and his granddaughter, Courtney Mateo. Funeral Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family.