Charles Mann, 75

Charles E. Mann, 75, of Wapakoneta, passed away at 8:25 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, at Auglaize Acres in Wapakoneta.
He was born Oct. 19, 1937, in Portland, Ind., the son of Alta B. (Miller) and Norman E. Mann, who preceded him in death. On Nov. 24, 1955 he married Janet I. Slack, and she survives at the residence in Wapakoneta.
Also surviving are a daughter, Becky Sue (Mann) Manbeck, of Wapakoneta; a brother, Fred (Shirley) Mann, of Portland, Ind.; and three grandchildren, Ashley (Curt) Behr, of St. Marys, Kyle Denney, of St. Marys, and Christopher (Jessica) West, of Dayton.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Sherry Lynn West; a brother, Ernest Mann; and a granddaughter, Laura Denney.
Charles was a 1955 graduate of Jay County High School. He retired from the Dana Corporation, Angola, Ind., after 35 years of service, where he served as plant manager. In addition, he spent his lifetime farming.
Visitation hours will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at Cisco Funeral Home 1175 E. Greenville Road, St. Marys.
Funeral services will follow at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Ed Bray officiating. Burial will follow at Elm Grove Cemetery in St. Marys.
Memorial contribution can be made to Auglaize Acres and or Auglaize County Cancer Association.
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