After a courageous battle with cancer Michael Warren Manning passed away Saturday October 20th at Lakeview Manor at the young age of 43. Loved husband of Geraldine (nee Keefe) and father to Tyler, Mikki and Sydney. Mike was the son of Pat and Warren Manning and brother to Stephen (Whittney). Son in law to Jean Keefe. Mike will be missed by his uncles, aunts, in laws, nieces, nephew, cousins and special friends. A graveside service will be held on Saturday November 17, 2018 at The Old Stone Church Cemetery,1490 Regional Rd 15, at 11a.m. A celebration of Mike’s life will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion 517 Mara Rd. following the graveside service from 12noon till 3P.M. We would like to thank the staff at Lakeview Manor for the wonderful care, keeping Mike engaged and his sense of humour intact during his battle. If so desired memorial donations to R.S. McLaughlin Durham Regional Cancer Centre, or Orillia Soldiers Memorial Hospital Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, or to the charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences are welcomed at www.manganfuneralhome.com.