HOULTON - Vance D. McMannus, 80, Houlton died Apr. 26 2015 in Houlton. He was born Oct. 22 1934 in Smyrna the son of Robert and Phyllis (Cole) McMannus. Vance enjoyed picking strawberries, dancing and spending time with his family. He is survived by his wife of 60 years Luanna (York) McMannus of Houlton. Three children Waldo McMannus and Tina Corey of Linneus, Rodney and Rosemarie McMannus of Winn and Cliasta and Jon Bither of Houlton. Seven grandchildren Lucas McMannus, Jay McMannus, Kelly McMannus, Kate Bither, Rebecca Bither, Matthew McMannus and Sarah McMannus and eleven great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his parents one brother Stewart.
Friends may call 6-8 pm Wed at Bowers Funeral Home 10 Water St. Where funeral services will be conducted 1 pm Thur. with Pastor Kevin Hatch Off. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery Houlton.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Gardner Health Care Facility activity fund 8 Holland St. Houlton,Me. 04730 The family would like to thank the Gardiner Health Care Facility and Dr. Abouleish for their care and compassion.