John G. McManus, 66, passed away on March 18, 2013. He was born in Miami Beach, FL and served in the US Army and as a Police Officer before retiring as a teacher with A. Philip Randolph Academies. Mr. McManus is survived by his wife, Leanne V. McManus; son, Patrick McManus; daughter, Alice (Phillip) Mariano; step-son, Riley (Sue) Williams; brother, Tom McManus; and three grandchildren: Mason McManus, Isaac and Jacob Mariano. Family will receive friends 6-8 PM on Wednesday, March 20 at HARDAGE-GIDDENS RIVERMEAD FUNERAL HOME, 127 Blanding Blvd, Orange Park. Graveside services will be held 11 AM Thursday at Jacksonville National Cemetery, Lannie Road, Jacksonville. Please post tributes at www.hardage-giddensrivermead.com.