Norman Abraham Manis
Norman Abraham Manis passed
away August 21, 2015, at the age of 87, after a short illness. Born and raised in
brother for Sam Manis and Sons, a scrap recycling business, started by his
father in 1922.
was responsible for developing the first paper recycling business in the
while vacationing in
soon after and brought her back to
celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary last month. Gregarious and generous, he liked to say his
“hobby is people.” While in
was a member of Temple Beth Israel, Rotary Club, The Masonic Lodge, The Elks
Club, Kiwanis, and other charitable organizations.
In 1983, Norman and Betty
to regale friends and neighbors with stories of his hometown.
and Sophia Manis, his sister, Sarah Manis Locke, and his brother, Jacob Manis.
He is survived by his wife,
Betty Cornman Manis of
and daughter, Julie Manis (Bruce Kraus) of
Graveside services will be at
N6101 County Road K,
on Tuesday, August 25, 2015,
at 2:00 p.m.
The family requests in lieu
of flowers, please give to your favorite charity.
Mach Funeral Chapel &
Crematory is serving the family, www.machfuneralchapel.com.