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Obituary for William J. McManus

May 20, 1939 - June 22, 2021
East Norriton, Pennsylvania | Age 82


William J. McManus "Bill" of East Norriton, passed away peacefully on Tuesday June 22, 2021. He was 82 years old. Born May 20, 1939 in Bryn Mawr, he was the son of the late Edward and Ellen (nee Darcy) McManus, and the beloved husband of Diane (nee Sangiacomo) McManus, with whom he shared almost 60 years of marriage.

In addition to his wife Diane, Bill is survived by his daughter Susan McManus, and his son William J. McManus, II (Mary), his grandson, Riker William McManus and his brother Joseph McManus (Joanne). He was preceded in death by his brother Edward.

Bill was a graduate of Monsignor Bonner High School, a US Army veteran, and a retired machinist. He worked many years at Smithkline (later Geometric Data), Johnson Matthey and Fargo Assembly. He was a Cub Scout Master, and also served on the St. Titus School Board. He was an avid hunter, fisherman and loved to go camping.

Relatives and friends are invited to share in Bill's Life Celebration on Thursday July 1, from 10 AM to 10:50 AM at St. Titus Church, 3007 Keenwood Dr., East Norriton, followed by his Funeral Mass at 11 AM. Entombment will be at St. Patrick's Mausoleum, Norristown PA. Family services are by Boyd-Horrox-Givnish of East Norriton, 610-277-7000. In lieu of flowers, donations in Bill's name can be made to St. Joseph's Indian School 1301 N Main St, Chamberlain, SD 57325 or to St. John's Hospice 1221 Race St, Philadelphia, PA 19107

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