Barbara J. McManus - March 16, 2017

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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.