Ronald C. Manning, 96

JULY 27, 1915-SEPT. 14, 2011

September 15, 2011
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Mr. Ronald C. Manning, 96, of Frederick, Md., passed away Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2011, at the Kline Hospice House.

He was the husband of the late Nancy Manning, who passed away in 2002.

Born July 27, 1915, in Pennsylvania, he was the son of the late Russell and Vida Manning.

He was a business owner of a general store and M&M Electric Motor.

Ronald served in the U.S. Army during World War II, including the Battle of the Bulge. He received two Silver Stars.

He was a member of South End Baptist Church and the American Legion.

He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed watching the Washington Nationals, Redskins and Wizards. He also loved to fish and hunt.

He is survived by three daughters, Dolores P. Manning, Joyce L. Riddlemoser Manning and Darlene N. Remsburg; five grandchildren, Rhonda Hurt and husband, Robert, Michael Remsburg and wife, Tina, Jeff Riddlemoser and wife, Mary, Steve Riddlemoser, and Stacy Specht and husband, Donnie; seven great-grandchildren, Robert, Jennifer, Stephanie, Jessica, Justin, Tiffany and Kaitlyn; one great-great- granddaughter, Destiny; and four sisters, Leona Gordon, Margaret Gordon, Jeanie Michaels and Evelyn Potter. He will also be remembered by his special friend, Eugene Duffy, and his numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Ella Mae Shank.

The family will receive friends at the Stauffer Funeral Home, 1621 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011, from 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be held Sunday, Sept. 18, at 2 p.m. at South End Baptist Church, 506 Carrolton Drive, Frederick, with Pastor Ken Stalls officiating.

Interment will be in Resthaven Memorial Gardens.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Frederick County, P.O. Box 1799, Frederick, MD 21702.

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