Vincent Mankowski, 73, of Hannibal, passed away at 9:41 a.m. Sunday, May 27, 2018, at Hannibal Regional Hospital in Hannibal.

Vincent Mankowski, 73, of Hannibal, passed away at 9:41 a.m. Sunday, May 27, 2018, at Hannibal Regional Hospital in Hannibal.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 2 p.m. Friday, June 1, 2018, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Hannibal. Father Mike Quinn will officiate. 

There will be no visitation. 

Private burial will be at a later date.

The family is being served by James O'Donnell Funeral Home in Hannibal .

Vincent was born Sept. 7, 1944, in Newark, N.J., to Vincent and Mae Todd Mankowski.

He was married for over 30 years to Micheline Boudrias.  She survives.

Other survivors include two sons, Vincent Mankowski of Lexington Park, Md., Carl Mankowski of Silver Springs, Md., three stepchildren, Noelle Dallas of Oklahoma City, Okla., Paul Madison (Milari) of Waterford, Va., and Stella Denn (Brad) of Medford, N.J., one sister, Jean Nichols (Tom) of Reno, N.V. and several grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

Vincent attended the University of Nebraska in Omaha, Neb.

Professionally, Vincent worked as a tool and die engineer, retiring from Pace Industries in Monroe City. 

Vincent had a passion for building and flying combat model airplanes and for decades enjoyed his hobby flying and competing throughout the United States.  Vincent also served as the Executive Director of the Academy of Model Aeronautics in Washington, D.C. for many years.

An avid sports fan Vincent enjoyed University of Nebraska Cornhuskers, Virginia Tech Hokies and Washington Redskins football teams.  Vincent was a member of the Hannibal Knights of Columbus Council #907.  He also was the former president of the Hannibal Country Club and continued to serve on the board.  Vincent was a member of the Hannibal Lions Club as well.  A proud supporter of the United States military, Vincent was proud of his son (Vincent) and his grandson (Vincent) who have served and is respectively serving in the Armed Forces.

Vincent was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Family Catholic Church for the Good Neighbor Project.

Online condolences may be made and video tribute may be viewed at www.jamesodonnellfuneralhome.com.