Thomas Anthony Manning

  • Died: September 14, 2018
  • Location: Hilton Head, South Carolina

D'Anjolell Memorial Home of Broomall

2811 West Chester Pike
Broomall, PA 19008
Tel. (610) 356-4200

Tribute & Message From The Family

Beloved Husband, Father and Grandfather


Thomas Anthony, age 80, of Hilton Head, South Carolina, formerly of Yardley and Newtown Square, PA on September 14, 2018.

Beloved husband of 53 years of Kathleen M. (nee Kavanaugh); devoted father of Sherry Bowman, Thomas Manning and Kathy Manning; loving grandfather of Michael, Katharine, Clare and Caroline Bowman and Lilly, Grace and Aidan Manning. He was predeceased by his twin brother, Frederick Manning, brother, John Manning and sister, Margaret Kelly.

Tom was born in Philadelphia to Michael and Margaret (Dempsey) Manning, both originally from Ireland. He graduated from St. Thomas More High School, and received a Bachelor's degree from LaSalle University and a Master's degree from Temple University.

Tom had an accomplished career in advertising and marketing research, including positions at Christian Schmidt Company, Somerset Importers, and Joseph Seagram Company. A military veteran, he was an officer in the Air National Guard (PA). Tom was also an avid traveler, and held dual citizen status with the Republic of Ireland. Tom resided in Yardley, PA for more than 20 years, before retiring to Hilton Head in 2002.

Relatives and friends are invited to his Visitation on Saturday, September 29th, 9-9:50 AM at St. Anastasia Church, 3301 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA 19073. Funeral Mass to follow at 10 AM. Interment Ss. Peter and Paul Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory to St. Thomas More Alumni Assoc. Scholarship Fund, P.O. Box 294, Drexel Hill, PA 19026 or the charity of your choice would be appreciated.


Condolence & Memory Journal

So sorry for your loss. May the family have peace and rest from Almighty God during this time.

Posted by A friend   October 02, 2018

My heart goes out to the family. May the God of all comfort bring you peace during this difficult time.

Posted by Mia    September 28, 2018

I would like to offer my sincere condolences to the Manning family, sorry for your loss. Jeremiah 29:11, 12 assures us that God is thinking thoughts of peace towards us, to give us a future and a hope, and that if we come and pray to Him, He will listen to us. May that bring you comfort in this time of sorrow.

Posted by MJH - Mount Holly, NC   September 26, 2018

Remember the Manning twins very well as we grew up as friends in the Transfiguration parish.RIP.

Jose Neyra

Posted by Jose Neyra - Berlin,, NJ - Friend   September 24, 2018

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