Manley, William H. “Ears” 89, of Shadyside, Ohio died Sunday September 13, 2009 at his home.
Bill was born June 24, 1920 in Bellaire, Ohio, a son of the late Harry and Lillian Upperman Manley.
He was retired from the former Allied Chemical Company Moundsville, WV, and a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church Shadyside.
Bill enjoyed gardening, camping and sports. He will be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, brother-in-law, uncle and friend who possessed a wonderful sense of humor and big heart. He will be greatly missed.
Preceding him in death was an infant son Joseph Manley, two sisters, Rose Eileen Spencer and Jean McIntosh.
Surviving is his wife of 60 years Theresa Slezak Manley, his children, Mary Kate Tera Mar Manley of Arcata, California, Patrick Linda Manley of Columbus, Ohio and Michael Amy Manley of Springfield, Ohio, two sisters, Patricia Don Roth of O’Fallon, Missouri and Marilyn Schlanz of Shadyside, Two grandsons, Kevin and Ryan Manley both of Columbus, Ohio, Several nieces and nephews.
Family will receive friends Wednesday 2-4p.m. & 6-8p.m. at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory 3900 Central Avenue Shadyside, Ohio.
Funeral Liturgy with Mass at 10:30a.m. Thursday in St. Mary’s Catholic Church Shadyside. OH with Fr. Samuel Saprano as Celebrant.
Interment will be in Mt Calvary Cemetery Bellaire, Ohio.
Vigil service 2:30p.m. Wednesday.
Belmont County Council of the American Legion will conduct services at 7p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. John Central High School or the Shadyside Emergency Squad.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at altmeyer.com