January 3, 1920 - August 14, 2010
Sylvia Manko, 90, Mission Hills, KS passed away Saturday, August 14, 2010 at Kansas City Hospice House. Graveside services 9:30am Monday, August 16 at Rose Hill Cemetery. Kindly omit flowers, the family suggests contributions to The New Reform Temple, KC Hospice House or a charity of the donors choice. Born and raised in Clarksdale, MS Mrs. Manko came to Kansas City in 1938 where she was active in the community. She was a former member of The Temple, Congregation B’nai Jehudah and its Sisterhood, served on many committees and on the Temple’s Board Of Directors. She later joined the New Reform Temple. She was a past president of the Marcella Rodin Club and life member of the Menorah Medical Center’s Women’s Auxiliary. She was a member of the Shalom Geriatric Center, Council of Jewish Women, Brandeis University Women and volunteered for many years at Menorah Medical Center. She was a member of Palm Springs Friends of Philharmonic Orchestra, Oakwood Country Club and The Springs Club in Rancho Mirage, CA. Her interests were many including music, reading, gardening, golf, bridge and traveling. She enjoyed entertaining and was an accomplished cook. She was a Kansas City Chiefs football fan. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 40 years, Louis H. “Bus” Manko in 1996. She is survived by sons: David Goodman, Leawood, KS, John Goodman, Mission Hillis, KS; sister: Helen Cerier, Prairie Village, KS and many nieces, nephews and cousins. The family wishes to thank her friend and caregiver Stephanie White, and all the doctors and nurses at K.C. Hospice House who gave her such compassionate care.
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