Obituaries

Robert Owen Manker

Robert Owen Manker, age 72, of Foristell, Missouri, August 31, 2017.

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Beloved husband of Nancy Manker (nee Manhart); cherished son of the late Clifford and Marie Manker; devoted father of Rob (Debbie Reynolds) Manker, Sandy Manker, and Terry (Jamie) Manker; loving grandfather of Ben and Katie Manker, Jake, Andrew, and Maddy Schnettler, and Kyle and Tyler Manker; and dear brother of Kathy (Jeff) Landis, Jan (John) Schroeder, and Jerry Manker. He was also a dear cousin, uncle, great-uncle, brother-in-law, and friend to many.

Robert was a devout parishioner of Immaculate Heart of Mary in New Melle, Missouri. He was also a member of the Carpenter’s Union. In his free time, he enjoyed fishing, hunting, and spending time with his family. Robert will be remembered for being a wonderful neighbor and friend. He was dearly loved, and will be missed by all who knew him.

Visitation: Monday, Sept. 4, 2017, 4-8 p.m. and Tuesday, Sept. 5, 10-11 a.m. at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, New Melle with funeral Mass immediately following. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Missouri Department of Conservation or the Society of St. Vincent de Paul.