Chief Petty Officer Kristopher Michael Mandaro (US Navy Retired) age, 41 of Flowery Branch passed away September 11, 2021 following a courageous battle with cancer.

He was born in Los Angeles to Michael Mandaro and Blu Shevlin on November 04, 1979.

Chief Mandaro had an impressive 21 year career in the US Navy as a Independent Duty Corpsman, and a Dive Med Tech.  he will always be remembered for his love of serving his country, riding his Harley, forging knives, baking, music, diving, and most of all his girls.

He is survived by his parents as well as his wife, Jessica Mandaro; daughters, Jaidyn, Micayla, and Lilyana Mandaro; as well as a host of other family and friends.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday, September 18, 2021 from 1 until 3.  Memorial services will be held in the funeral home chapel on Saturday, September 18, 2021 at 3 PM with Rev. Tony Elrod, Mr. Jessie Phillips, and Mr. John Connelly will officiate.

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Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland is in charge of arrangements. 706-865-3101