Carol Freeman Manes
MANES: Carol Freeman Manes died on Sept. 12, 2019 in Seattle, Washington at age 96. She was born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania and grew up in Sunbury, Pennsylvania. She attended Duke University, graduated in 1945 and married Milton Manes later that year. Early in their marriage they moved to Pittsburgh, where she earned a Master of Letters degree in English literature from the University of Pittsburgh and later volunteered for many years at the Family Court Children’s Waiting Room and the Riverview Center for Jewish Seniors. In 1967, she and Milton moved to Kent, Ohio; upon his retirement in 1985, they returned to Pittsburgh. After his death in 2014, she moved to The Summit at First Hill in Seattle. She is survived by a son, Stephen (Susan Kocik), and a daughter, Eleanor (Siegfried Wevering). Funeral arrangements are private. Memorial donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice.