Verda was born January 4th, 1912 to Oscar and Emma Fisher Buhman. She was preceded in death by her parents and four brothers, Melvin, Vincent, Kenneth and Rev. Leo. She was a member of Seven Dolors Catholic Church and the Altar Society.
On November 19, 1935, she and Clarence McManus were married. They farmed near Clarksdale all their lives. He passed away February 27, 2000. She is survived by son, Andrew (Glenda); grandson Thomas, and a great –granddaughter Ali, all of Clarksdale; two sisters, Irmalee Schieber of Maryville, MO, Rita McQuinn of Stanberry, MO,; a sister-in-law Amelia Buhman of Council Bluffs, Iowa; six brothers John (Nellie), Harold (Lue), Ermit, Earl (Bernetta), James (Carol), all of St. Joseph, Gilbert of Stanberry, MO; many loving nieces and nephews; many friends, special friends, Rose Ann, Kathy and Three Rivers Hospice, Cameron.
The family will receive friends after Noon Thursday at Heaton-Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel
Rosary at 5:00 p.m. Thursday at the Chapel with visitation to follow.
Mass of Christian Burial 11:00 a.m. Friday, January 17, 2014 at Seven Dolors Church (Hurlinger) . The body will arrive at the Church one hour prior to the Service. Burial will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to St. Mary’s Cemetery or Three Rivers Hospice, Cameron, MO.