PRESQUE ISLE - Marion A. Manter, 84 a devoted wife, mother and grandmother passed away on Monday March 3, 2014 at a Presque Isle health care facility. She was born May 31, 1929, the daughter of Norris and Alice (Carver) Wood.
She did volunteer work for the American Heart Association for a number years. Marion enjoyed gardening.
She is survived by her husband, Jerome Manter of Presque Isle; three daughters, Adrienne Morang of Windsor, CT., Bonnie Glidden and her husband, Frederick of South China, Diane Monahan and her husband, Steve of Presque Isle; her stepchildren, John Manter and his wife, Norma of Zephyrhills, FL., Carol Ricker and her husband, Dave of Fort Fairfield, Bob Manter and his wife, Betsy of Portland, a daughter in law, Sue Smith of Lubbock, TX; 13 grandchildren 21 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a son, Brian Smith.
A graveside service will be held in the spring at Fairmount Cemetery. Those who wish may donate in her memory to the House of Comfort, PO Box 867, Presque Isle, ME 04769 Online condolences may be shared at www.duncan-graves.com