Barbara S. Mantz, 81


Barbara S. Mantz, age 81, passed away peacefully on Sept. 17, 2021. 

She was survived by her husband, Jack S. Mantz, Sr.; daughters, Debbie Goertz (Larry), Shirley Wilson, and Brenda Wages (Jim); sons, Scott Mantz (Sharon) and Rick Mantz; brother, Robert Vandry (Betty); 39 grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren; a number of nieces and nephews; other loving family members and many friends. 

Preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Irene Vandry; brothers, Earl Vandry, Jr. and John D. Vandry.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, Sept. 22, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the West Center Chapel. 

The funeral is Thursday, Sept. 23, at 11 a.m., West Center Chapel.  Interment, St. Mary Magdalene Cemetery.

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