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Marion B. Manis

Thursday, February 14, 2008

Marion B. Manis, 85, of Dugger and formerly of Merrillville, passed away at 7:25 p.m. Wednesday Feb. 13, 2008 at Sullivan County Community Hospital in Sullivan.

Born in Merrillville on April 25, 1922, he was the son of Sydney and Ethel Dilling Manis.

He retired from the Steel Mill in Gary and also retired after 10 years as a janitor for the Merrillville School Corp.

Survivors include one daughter; Marian Eberhardt of Dugger, 3 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife Doris Shidley Manis, also three brothers; Jim, Carl, and Frank Manis, and two sisters; Doris Paul, and Helen Manis.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Geisen Funeral Home in Merrillville. Friends may call at the funeral home after 9 a.m. Saturday.

Burial in the Graceland Cemetery in Valparaiso, Indiana.

Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger is in charge of local arrangements