Obituary for Walter R. Manning Sr.

Walter R. Manning Sr.

Birth Date: Feb. 4th, 1931
Date Passed: Feb. 21st, 2017


Walter R. Manning age 86 of Ravenna, MI died Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at home surrounded by his loving family. Walter was born on February 4, 1931 in Muskegon, MI to the late Joseph and Elsie (Rollengagen) Manning. He married Dolleen Mary (Moran) Manning on September 9, 1950 in Muskegon, MI. He worked for the Brunswick Corporation for many years until his retirement. Walter is survived by his wife of 66+ years: Dolleen M. Manning of Ravenna, 2 Sons: Walter R. (Keiko) Manning Jr. and Timothy J. Manning. 3 Daughters: Mary Beyer, Patricia (John) Hatt and Sharon (Al) Dunham. 7 Grandchildren, 8 Great Grandchildren and 1 Great Great Grandchild. Walter was preceded in death by his parents and 1 Brother: Stuart Manning. Cremation has taken place with a memorial service at a later date. Memorials may be directed to: Harbor Hospice. Go to: or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511