Mary Manz(1966 - 2012)

Manz, Mary L.

Mary L. Manz, age 46, of 8931 52nd Street South, Wisconsin Rapids, WI died Saturday, December 15, 2012 at Riverview Hospital.

Funeral Services are 11:30 AM Thursday, December 20, 2012 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Wisconsin Rapids, WI. Rev. John Steiner and Rev. William Menzel will officiate. Burial in Pioneer Cemetery, Town of Saratoga, WI. Visitation will be held at Ritchay Funeral Home in Wisconsin Rapids, WI from 4:00-7:00 PM Wednesday and Thursday at the Church from 10:30-11:30 AM.

Mary was born April 14, 1966 in Wisconsin Rapids, WI to Donald and Marilyn (Ruffi) Gilson. Mary was employed as a sales associate for Wal-Mart in Wisconsin Rapids for the past 12 years. Mary was an avid hunter and fisherman and loved the Green Bay Packers.

Mary is survived by her two sons, Dustin Manz and Greg Manz both of Wisconsin Rapids, WI; special friend, Larry Cogar of Wisconsin Rapids, WI; parents, Donald and Marilyn Gilson of Plover, WI; three brothers, Ronald (Betty) Gilson, Peter (Fiancé- Kimberly Zwicke) Gilson and Wayne Gilson all of Wisconsin Rapids, WI; and ten nieces and nephews, Bily, Dony, Sara, Andrew, Megan, Ryan, Lexi, Levi, Makenzie and Cyndal.

Mary was preceded in death by her brother, Paul Gilson and infant brother, Gerald.


Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Dec. 18, 2012