Mary A. McManis

Mary A. McManis, 96 of Creola gained her angel wings on December 29, 2019. She was born September 28, 1923 to the late Nellie (Arick) and Walter Snider.

Mary was a homemaker, devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. Some even joke that she was the unofficial mayor of Creola. She enjoyed spending time with family, dancing and playing the harmonica, and telling stories.

Mary leaves behind six of her eight children, Thomas Sr. (Pam), Margaret, Charles Noel (Katha), Robert, Faye, and Angie (Dwain); 23 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren, 20 great-great-grandchildren; and a sister Florabelle (Toots).

She was welcomed at Heaven’s Gates by her parents; husband Charles; daughters, Mary Alice and Marilyn; sons-in-law, Wayne, Larry, and Carl; daughters-in-law, Debbie and Diane; granddaughters, Kim and Barb; grandsons, Danny and Charles Noel Jr.; great-grandson John; siblings, Paul, Helen, Martha, Kenny, and Charles; and special friends, Mae, Dorothy, Sherry, and Julie.

Funeral services were held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, January 4, 2020 at Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home Logan, Ohio with Rev. Thomas McManis Jr. officiating. Interment will be in Elk Cemetery, McArthur, Ohio following the funeral.

Calling hours were observed from 11:00 am to time of service on Saturday, January 4, 2020 at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be made to Heinlein-Brown Funeral Home to help with funeral expenses.