ATHENS – Barbara J. McManus, 83 of Athens, passed away suddenly
Thursday, March 16, 2017. Barbara worked in the New York State
Assembly and most recently served as the financial controller for
Argus Press until her retirement. She enjoyed gardening, knitting,
being outdoors and spending time with her family.
Survivors include sons, Richard K. (Faith) McManus Jr. of MD and
Peter D. (Michelle) McManus of Athens; daughter, Eleanor J. McManus
of Athens; grandchildren, Steven, Sara, Patrick and Katherine;
sister, Patricia Boehm; and many nieces and nephews. Barbara was
predeceased by her husband Richard McNanus and her sisters June
Boomer and Shirley Scott.
A memorial service will be held 11AM Thursday March 23rd at the
Babcock Funeral Home, Ravena. There will be no calling hours.