Gerald Benedict Manns

  • Born: January 11, 1937
  • Died: February 22, 2017
  • Location: Fort Gratiot, Michigan

Karrer-Simpson Funeral Home

1720 Elk St.
Port Huron, MI 48060

Tel. (810) 985-9605

Tribute & Message From The Family


Gerald B. "Jerry" Manns, 80, of Fort Gratiot, passed away on Wednesday, February 22, 2017.

Gerald was born January 11, 1937, in Brockway Township, to the late Homer and Vonda (Hull) Manns.

He graduated from Yale High School in 1955. He was a U.S. Army veteran.

Gerald was a shift supervisor for the Detroit Edison - St. Clair Plant. He was a hard worker and a great father.

He enjoyed spending time with his family. He loved holidays, playing cards, watching the Tigers and Steelers. He especially enjoyed the time he spent with his grandson, Zachary.

The family always knew him as the "go to guy".

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Irene; his two sons, Scott Manns of Fort Myers, Florida, Kevin (Lisa) Manns of Port Huron; a grandson, Zachary Manns of Port Huron; his sister, Wanda (Tab) Bonardi of Ceresco, Michigan.

Private family services will be held.

Memorials may be given in his honor to Alzheimer's Association.

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