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Obituary for Donald "Don" Mance

Donald “Don” Mance, 61, of Lansing, Kan., died Sunday, Aug. 20, 2023, at Providence Medical Center. He was born Dec. 3, 1961, in Kansas City, Kan., the son of Ed and Geri (Plew) Mance.

Don is survived by his mother; daughter, Darby Mance; two brothers, Dwayne Mance and wife, Anah and David Mance and wife, Amy all of Leavenworth, Kan. He is also survived by many cousins, nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father and his sister, Donna Freeman.

Don attended Lansing High School and graduated in 1980. He was married to Karin Mance from 1985 to 2016. He had the Kansas City Star paper route and worked for numerous years at his family’s business, Mance Spray Service.

Don enjoyed cooking, grilling, gardening and watching action movies. He also enjoyed being outdoors, watching the sunsets and sunrises and Kansas storms. Don was an avid Kansas City Chiefs fan and loved cheering them on.

A graveside service will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2023, at Mt. Muncie Cemetery.