John B. Mannes, Sr.

Published in The Washington Post from Apr. 8 to Apr. 10, 2017
 
JOHN B. MANNES (Age 88)  1946
 
Passed away April 5, 2017 in Rancho Mirage, CA.

He was happily married to Nancy Klein Mannes for 66 years; well-loved by his children, Kathy
Mannes (Mark Moskovitz), Mary Ann Sack and John, Jr. (Cheryl); grandchildren, Ben Sack
(Laura), Alexandra Moskovitz, Daniel Sack, Jillian Moskovitz, Matthew Sack and John
Mannes, III.

A graduate of
Wilson High School (1946) and The Wharton School, he was a pioneer in
the promotional incentives industry, transforming his father's gift shop into a specialty
advertising and branded merchandise business.

He was a founding member of Temple Sinai and a Woodmont Country Club board member
for many years.

A memorial service in Washington, DC will be planned.

Donations may be made to Freer and Sackler Galleries.
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