Rose Mary Baudendistel Manor, 82, of Wilmington, Ohio died 5:15 AM, Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at Bethesda North Hospital. Her husband, David Willis Manor, preceded her in death January 20, 2008. They were married January 6, 1951. Mrs. Manor was born September 16, 1930 in Clermont County, Ohio, daughter of the late Otto and Edith Emmons Baudendistel. A dedicated gardener, she loved nothing more than preserving what she grew. She was a member of St. Columbkille Catholic Church.
Mrs. Manor is survived by two daughters, Suzanne Denise Manor of Sabina, Ohio and Karen (Charles) Garman of Clarksville, Ohio; three sons, David William (Cynthia) Manor of Wilmington, Ohio, Kenneth Manor of Wilmington, Ohio, and Charles Robert (Tammy) Manor of Wilmington, Ohio; a brother, Charles (Verda) Baudendistel of Xenia, Ohio; a sister, Margaret Williams of Williamsburg, Ohio; six grandchildren, Kristin (Kevin) Jackson of Blanchester, Ohio, Erin (Eric) Cropper of Liberty Township, Ohio, John William Finkbone of Clarksville, Ohio, William Shane Manor of Wilmington, Ohio, Sara Rose (Mathew) Rodgers of Kailua, Hawaii, and Matthew Manor of Blanchester, Ohio; and four great grandchildren, Andrew Jackson, Hailey Cropper, Tiegan Rodgers, and Scarlett Rose Rodgers. In addition to her husband and parents, four sisters, Marie Peterson, Catherine Hiteman, Carrie Sibert, and Ada Stadtmiller, two brothers, Johnny Baudendistel and Ralph Baudendistel, and two great grandchildren, Tyler Jackson and Zachary Jackson, are preceded in death.
A funeral liturgy will be held 11:00 AM, Saturday, October 6, 2012 at St. Columbkille Catholic Church, 73 N. Mulberry Street, Wilmington, Ohio with Rev. Mr. Robert E. Meyer officiating. Burial will be in Sugar Grove Cemetery. Friends may call from 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM, Saturday, October 6, 2012 at St. Columbkille Catholic Church.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society, 2808 Reading Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45206.