Mary Manning

Mary Elizabeth Manning (Barton)

Saturday July 1, 1933 - Friday March 15, 2019
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Lakeville – Mary Elizabeth Manning, 85, a lifelong area resident died peacefully on Friday, March 15, 2019 at Hartford Hospital in Hartford, CT following a brief illness. Mary worked for many years as a bookkeeper for The Woodland Restaurant in Lakeville, CT and for the Shell Gas Station in Lakeville prior to her retirement in 2000.

Born July 1, 1933in Sharon, CT she was the daughter of the late George E. and Mary H. (McLain) Barton. She graduated from Housatonic Valley Regional High School. She married Reed Thomas Manning in Salisbury on July 30, 1955. Mr. Manning died October 8, 1990. Mary was a longtime member of the American Legion Auxiliary and St. John’s Episcopal Church in Salisbury. She was an avid Boston Red Sox fan and enjoyed knitting blankets, crocheting and puzzles in her spare time. Mary loved spending time with her family and sitting on her deck in the back yard at her Lakeville home. She will be dearly missed by her loving family and her many friends and caregivers.

Mary is survived by her sons, Reed T. Manning, Jr. and his wife Claire of Massachusetts and Barton A. Manning and his wife Kristen of New Jersey; her six grandchildren, Reed T. III, Audrey, Erica, Becket, Sydney and Brooks Manning; her sister in law, Mary Barton of Lakeville as well as several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and husband, she was predeceased by two brothers, Richard Barton and George “Buzz” Barton and her sister, Avis Jones.

Calling hours will take place on Thursday, March 21, 2019 from 4-7pm at the Scott D. Conklin Funeral Home, 37 Park Avenue, Millerton, NY 12546. Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 22, 2019 at 11am at St. John’s Episcopal Church, 12 Main Street, Salisbury, CT. Rev. Dr. Martha Tucker will officiate. Burial will follow at Salisbury Cemetery, Route 41, Salisbury. Memorial contributions may be made to Noble Horizons, The Lakeville Hose Company or the American Legion Auxiliary. To send an online condolence please visit
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, March 21st, 2019 | 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Thursday, March 21st, 2019 4:00pm - 7:00pm
    Scott D. Conklin Funeral Home
    37 Park Avenue
    MILLERTON, NY 12546
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  • Service

    Friday, March 22nd, 2019 | 11:00am
    Friday, March 22nd, 2019 11:00am
    St. John's Episcopal Church
    12 Main Street
    SALISBURY, CT 06068
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    Rev. Dr. Martha Tucker
  • Interment

    Salisbury Cemetery
    Route 41
    SALISBURY, CT 06068
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  • Reception

    The Boat House
    349 Main Street
    LAKEVILLE, CT 06039
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Carol Bushnell

Posted at 01:24pm
So sorry to read of Mary's passing. Deepest condolences to her family.
Carol Bushnell

Dorinda Pizone

Posted at 09:22pm
With Deepest Sympathy,
Dorinda Cobb Pizone
A high school classmate.

Noah and Melissa Garden

Posted at 10:28am
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We were so sorry to hear of Mary's passing and would like to express our sympathy for your family in your loss.
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