Obituary: Anicette Manion

(BEDFORD) Anicette H. Manion, 83, longtime resident of Bedford, died at 12;30 pm on Friday, June 28, 2019 at her daughter, Rebecca Vincent’s home surrounded by her family.

Born on February 11, 1936 in St. Quentin, France, she was the daughter of Luciene Louis Lemaire and Genevieve Louise Vinchon.  She married Morris Manion in France on May 23, 1953, and he preceded her in death on September 6, 2013. She was a graduate of St. Quentin France High School in 1952.  She was a seamstress for many years at a bridal shop in Oolitc before retiring. She was a dedicated homemaker, wife, mother, and grandmother to her entire family. She attended Free Methodist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Barbara Ann Manion of Bedford, Rebecca Vincent and husband Fonda of Owensburg; one son, Bruce Manion and companion Judith Corwin of Bedford; two grandsons, Travis Vincent and wife Michelle of Owensburg, William Hill and wife Lisa of Bedford; five granddaughters, Anicette Richardson and husband Anthony of Florida, Holly Wilder and husband Michael, Cristi Wrisner all of Tennessee, Terri Rogers and husband Chris of Rhode Island, Brandi Cassidy and husband Michael of Mitchell; eleven great grandsons; and four great granddaughters.  She was preceded in death by her husband; a brother, Jean-Luke Vinchon, an aunt, Helyette Vinchon, and mother, Genevive Vinchon.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10:00 am on Tuesday, July 2nd in the Elmwood Chapel of the Day&Carter Mortuary.  Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 8:00 pm on Monday, July 1st at Day&Carter Mortuary.  Family and friends are invited to sign the guestbook at