Tuesday, September 13, 2005

Obituary for Ryan Manelick

The obituary for Ryan Manelick appeared in two local Pennsylvania papers shortly after his death. While it's listed in the Bibliography below, it was not originally posted at the Missing Man, an oversight on my part.

Ryan G. Manelick, Air Force linguist
Intelligencer Journal, December 18, 2003

Ryan G. Manelick, 31, formerly of Lancaster, died Sunday after being shot in Baghdad, Iraq. Results of an autopsy, performed at Dover Air Force Base in Delaware, have not been released.

Manelick was chief operations officer and logistics and services manager of Ultra Services/Irex of Baghdad.

He served in the U.S. Air Force where he worked in the intelligence department as a linguist.

A 1991 graduate of Conestoga Valley High School, Manelick attended First Baptist Church of Pequea.

He enjoyed art, computers, hunting, football and fishing.