James E. McManus

James E. McManusJames E. McManus
December 8th, 1926 — January 22nd, 2013


4:00pm-6:00pm, Sunday, January 27th, 2013
Charter Funerals,
77 NE 72nd Street,
Gladstone MO 64118
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Funeral Service:

10:00am, Monday, January 28th, 2013
St. Gabriel Catholic Church,
4737 N. Cleveland,
Kansas City MO 64117
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Interment Service:

11:30am, Monday, January 28th, 2013
Resurrection Cemetery North
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James E. McManus, 86, of KCMO passed away January 22, 2013. Funeral Mass will be at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, January 28 at St. Gabriel’s Catholic Church, 4737 N. Cleveland, KCMO. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery North. Visitation will be from 4-6 p.m. on Sunday at Charter Funerals, 77 NE 72nd Street, Gladstone, with a rosary being said at 5:30 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Helping Hand of Goodwill Industries. Mr. McManus was born on December 8, 1926 in Easton, MO, the oldest of 16 children of Joseph and Kathleen McManus. He was an Army Veteran of WWII and was employed with General Motors, retiring after 37 years of service. He was also a member of the Eagles Post in St. Joseph and a founding member of St. Gabriel’s Church. James was preceded in death by his wife, Beverly J. McManus; and 2 sons, Paul W. McManus and Roger E. McManus. He is survived by 3 children: Randel McManus (wife, Joy), Robert “Bert” McManus, and Susan McManus Barnes; 4 grandchildren: Ryan Westhoff, Kaitlyn McManus, Lindsay McManus, and Ryan McManus; 10 brothers and sisters; and his longtime companion, Arvetta Terry.


  1. Thursday, January 24th, 2013

    Please accept our sympathy. I know that Jimmy is in a better place. If there is anything we do to help we will be more than happy to.
    Aunt Barb & Uncle Chuck

    Barbara Smith, St. Joseph

  1. Thursday, January 24th, 2013

    Our sinsere sympathy to the family. My brother Charles was a friend of Jim's and ask me to send his condolences. We all grew up in the same community and attended the same church. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers.
    Ann (Fisher) Hardt and Charles Fisher.

    Ann (Fisher) Hardt, Stewartsville MO

  1. Friday, January 25th, 2013

    Please accept our sympathy. We both have lost our parents and know the void it leaves. Only the joy of memories is comforting. Sher and Ian Wilde

    Sher and Ian Wilde, Lake Waukomis, MO

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