Brenda Sue Manning, 55, of Chapman, died Saturday, March 30, 2019 at her home in Chapman. Brenda was born Oct. 9, 1963 in Kokomo, Indiana, the daughter of James and Frances Darlene (Decker) Moritz.
She attended and graduated from Riley County High School in the Class of 1981. She was a civilian employee at Ft. Riley working as a clerk for contractors.
Brenda was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church.
Brenda married David Manning on Sept. 12, 1983 in Junction City. He survives. Other survivors include: 2 sons, Chris Manning (Andrea), Salina, and J.R. Manning (Randi), Chapman; a daughter, Amanda Manning, Chapman; her mother, Darlene Moritz, Chapman; a brother, Harvey Moritz (Stacy), Chapman; 3 sisters, Marilyn Ferris (Monty), Wamego, Loretta Fisher (Joe), Chapman, and Sandra Barbee (Curtis), Chapman; and 8 grandchildren. Brenda was preceded in death by her father, James Moritz.
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, April 4, 2019 at Johnson Funeral Home in Junction City. Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery in Junction City. The family will greet friends Wednesday evening, 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. A Prayer Service and Rosary Service will be at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be given, in Brenda's name, to Home Health & Hospice of Dickinson County, 1111 Brady, Abilene, Kansas 67410.