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Sylvia Margaret McManis

McMANIS, Sylvia Margaret - Peacefully at The Norfolk General Hospital with her family at her side on Saturday, January 5, 2019. Daughter of the Late Alma and Arthur Doan. Much beloved wife of Richard (Dick) McManis for over 71 years. Loving mother of Dale McManis-Edmonds (Mike), Kathy Stewart (Brian), Rick (Janet), Paul (Brenda) and was predeceased by her daughter Donna. Cherished grandmother of Micaela (Marco), Ryan (Ashleigh), Carole (Craig), Craig (Jennifer), Nicole (Rob), Erin (Jake), Sarah and great grandmother of Megan, Emily, Leland, Lauren, Sammy and Mariah. Dear sister of Gwen Playter (Bud) and niece Leanne and was predeceased by niece Carol. Sylvia along with Dick developed and directed the Black Cap Players for over 28 years, was the long time Technical Director with Simcoe Little Theatre where she directed over 40 shows including 10 years of Olde English Music Hall. She was a Melvin Jones Fellow an honor given to her by the Simcoe Lions Club for her contribution to the club and the community and was a recipient of Provincial Outstanding Volunteer Awards. Cremation has taken place. Friends will be welcomed to join the family for a Celebration of Sylvia’s Life to be held in the spring at Simcoe Little Theatre. THE BALDOCK FUNERAL HOME , 96 Norfolk St. N., Simcoe in care of arrangements. Those wishing to make a donation in Sylvia’s memory are asked to consider The Simcoe Little Theatre or The Simcoe and District Humane Society. Online condolences at www.baldockfuneralhome.com13320393
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Posted by Julia Loncke (Friend) On Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Sylvia was a passionate and artistic individual. It is with sadness that I send condolences to her family. Our memories of her are lasting and loving.

Ron, Julia, Camille, Melissa and Adrienne Loncke

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Posted by Brenda & Barry Adamson (Old Friend of Dale) On Wednesday, January 9, 2019
As a young friend of Dale's, I remember Sylvia getting us all involved in her projects - even sewing costumes :-) With 5 kids of their own, she & Dick always welcomed friends & we had many happy times with them.

The world has lost a wonderful, talented lady.

Brenda [Rennie] & Barry Adamson

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Sorry for your loss
Posted by Kathleen Lang (aquaintance of Dales) On Wednesday, January 9, 2019
Dale and Family

I'm very sorry for your loss.

Kathleen from Coles

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