In Memory

Tony Mansker



 
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06/20/09 12:06 PM #1    

Patsy Coulter (Guglielmino)

Tony was one of my best friends in elementary school.

Cherri (Hunter-Northy), Terry, Tony and I spent much time together at one another's houses, especially during 4th, 5th and 6th grades.

Tony, when talking about you and your brother (which one had to do since you did EVERYTHING together), Terry's name always came first (Terry and Tony vs. Tony and Terry ;). I think that was because Terry was actually born first but I would have to verify that with your parents...

While we did not communicate much during our teenage years, I always considered you and your brother a special part of my "growing-up" years.

When I hear the song "Dust in the Wind", which was played at your funeral, it reminds me how much I still miss you and look fondly on our friendship from those early days.
Love,
Patsy


05/19/19 12:06 AM #2    

Gregg Kininmonth

Tony and Terry were both my best friends at Kessler, They talked me into joining Cub Scouts.Threre mom was our dend mother and she named me Chubby Cubby. I have pictues of a sleep over for my12 th B-Day. Ray Johnson, Jeff Mcroberts and thThey taught me how to play basketball,The morning after we got out of the 11th grade, I was awoken by my clock radio to the new of the "Mansker twins" dying in an auto accident on Ocean Beach Hwy. I couldn't get out of bed. I just cried..

They were my friends.


05/19/19 11:09 PM #3    

Ruth Ashford (Ballentine)

I remember the shock I felt at the news, I also remember how anxious I felt waiting for the news to come on again because I did not want to believe my ears.

 

 


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