Manuel P. Amaral III 74 of New Bedford passed away June 11, 2020, at St. Luke’s Hospital.He was the son of the late Manuel P. and Sadie (Honeyman) Amaral Jr. He was a lifelong New Bedford resident. Manuel was formerly employed by Alden Corrugated as a box maker until his retirement. He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. Survivors include his sisters, Nancy Souza of New Bedford and Elaine Perry of North Carolina. He is also survived by nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. In accordance with his families’ wishes Manuel will be cremated.