2009-09-02 / Obituaries

David Allen Mankes

David Allen Mankes, 42 years old, a life-long local resident, died suddenly at St. Luke's Hospital in Newburgh on August 27, 2009. He was born August 20, 1967, in Cold Spring and was the son of Sheldon and Barbara Sullivan Mankes of Fishkill.

David was employed as a mechanic for Wit's Auto in Fishkill.

Besides his parents, he is survived by a brother, Gary Mankes and his wife, Josephine, of Marlboro; two sisters, Shirley and Sharon, both of Fishkill; three nephews, Gary, Jr., Cory, and Christopher.

Calling hours were held on Monday, August 31 at the Robert H. Auchmoody Funeral Homes, Inc., 1028 Main Street, Fishkill. Graveside services were held on Tuesday, September 1, at Fishkill Rural Cemetery.

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