Margaret Manley(1931 - 2014)

Manley, Margaret

Margaret Manley, 82, Green Bay, died Saturday, August 2nd, 2014, at the Jack and Engrid Meng Residence (Unity Hospice). She was born Sept. 1, 1931, in Oskaloosa, Iowa, to Edward and Eva Breuklander. She graduated high school in 1949, performed in multiple plays, competed in vocal competitions, and was a member of the pep club.

She and her husband John moved to Green Bay in 1960. She enjoyed traveling with her family. Her many passions included reading, watching wildlife, playing dice games and playing card games, especially bridge.

Margaret is survived by her children, Paula Manley, Linda Lawrence, Scott (Elaine) Manley, Kris (Javid) Butler, grandchildren, Tracy Van Straten, Ryan (Melissa) Van Straten, Shannon (Erik) Goerke, Benjamin Manley, and Derrik Lawrence, and great grandchild Nolan Van Straten.

She is preceded in death by her husband Casper John Manley and her parents.

Friends may call at Blaney Funeral Home, 1521 Shawano Ave., Green Bay, WI, from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday, August 7th with a short ceremony to follow. Inurnment will be in Fort Howard Memorial Park. To send online condolences please go to

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to Unity Hospice.

A special thank you goes to the staff of Unity Hospice for the loving care they provided.

Funeral Home

Blaney Funeral Home - Green Bay
1521 Shawano Ave.  Green Bay, WI 54303

Published in Green Bay Press-Gazette from Aug. 4 to Aug. 6, 2014