Mannering (Fussner), Kathleen R., age 89 of Ventnor, died Friday, November 24, 2017 surrounded by her children. Born June 28, 1928 in Ventnor N.J. to Joseph and Katharine (Mooney) Fussner. Kathleen was a proud Ventnorite and an Active member of Saint James Parish. Kathleen was active in Saint James Couples Club and Altar Rosary Society. Kathleen was a Cub Scout Leader, and taught gym at Saint James. Kathleen worked for Contini Caterers helping out with the Church functions, local banquets and weddings. Kathleen is survived by her children Kathleen and CP Perfetti, Carol and Michael Burke, Tom Mannering, Mike and Jill Mannering; Grandchildren, Gina and Jack Griffith, Aimee and Cameron Shaw, Danielle and Todd Smith, Erin and Ryan Koske, Lauren Mannering and fiancé Sean Flynn, Michael Mannering, Kaitlyn Mannering, Melinda Harrigan; Great-Grandchildren, Emma, Corinne, and Jackson Griffith, Sophia and Phoebe Shaw, Storm Zacchi, Nathaniel, Liam and Raeghan Koske, Alex Harrigan; and many nieces and nephews. Kathleen was predeceased by her husband of 64 years William; Son-in-law Tony Merlino; Sisters Dolly and Jack Sawers, Louise and Jim Ward; Brothers Joseph and Dot Fussner, Bobby and Rita Fussner, Raymond Fussner, Donald and Dottie Fussner.
A Special Thank you to her wonderful and caring Doctors, Dr. Salaaam Alobeidy, Dr Vinesh Patel and Carla Trebino from Holy Redeemer Hospice and special friend Judy Kitching. Also her friends and staff at Seashore Elder Housing. In lieu of flowers please make contributions to Holy Redeemer Home Care and Hospice, 6550 Delilah Rd # 501, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234.
A viewing will be from held 9:30-11am, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11am on Thursday, November 30th at the St. James Church/Holy Trinity Parish in Ventnor. Interment at Germania Cemetery in Galloway. Arrangements by the George H. Wimberg Funeral Home. Condolences may be extended to the family at ghwimberg.com