Neil Manning Sr. March 7, 1954 - August 12, 2020
Neil Manning Sr. passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loved ones after a long illness. In addition to his wife Cynthia Ellis-Manning, he leaves his sons, Cornelius Manning and Germarr Ellis of Waterbury, Neil A. Manning of FL, and daughters, Kamesha Ellis of Waterbury, Shaneil Manning of AL and Shanique Manning of NV. He leaves 14 grandchildren.
He also leaves four brothers, Cornelius Manning Jr. and Mark A. Manning of Wolcott, Robert Manning Sr. and Michael Manning Sr. of Waterbury and five sisters, Edith Mack of NY, Thelma Sims, Tina Harrison , and Kathleen Washington of NC, and Melodie McNeil of CA. He also leaves a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
His parents, Mamie and Cornelius Manning Sr. and brothers, James Manning, John Manning and Joseph Manning predecease him.
Neil served in the United States Army and was recently employed at The Clean Shop. He loved cooking and spending time with his grandchildren.
To honor Neil’s wishes, there will not be a service.
His wife, Cynthia Ellis-Manning and family appreciate the acts of kindness of support during this time.