Susan (Manning) Brach

July 5, 1963 ~ April 13, 2022 (age 58)


Susan Brach, (nee Manning), 58, passed away on Wednesday, April 13, 2022.

Relatives and friends are invited to visit with the family at the Thiele-Reid Family Funeral Home, 585 Belgrove Drive, Kearny, NJ on Monday, April 18 from 4 to 8 p.m.  The funeral service will be held in the funeral home on Tuesday morning, April 19 at 11:00 a.m. Reverend Elaine Connolly, officiating. Cremation will be private.

Born in Kearny, Susan was a lifelong resident.

She was a Teacher at St. Aedan’s: The Saint Peter’s University Church Elementary School from 1994 until 2001.

Susan was a former Deacon at the First Presbyterian Church of Arlington in Kearny as well as a member of the Masonic Youth Rainbow Girls and was also a member of the Shriners’ Ladies.  

Mrs. Brach is survived by her husband, Brian Brach, one daughter Schuyler Brach, her mother, Margaret (nee Laird) Manning, and her brother, Donald Manning, M.D., and his wife, Debra. She was the aunt of Christopher, Tyler, and Harry Manning.

She was predeceased by her father, Donald Manning.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the National Psoriasis Foundation at

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Susan, please visit our floral store.


April 18, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Thiele-Reid Family Funeral Home
585 Belgrove Drive
Kearny, NJ 07032

Funeral Service
April 19, 2022

11:00 AM
Thiele-Reid Family Funeral Home
585 Belgrove Drive
Kearny, NJ 07032


National Psoriasis Foundation
1800 Diagonal Road, #360, Alexandria, VA 22314
Tel: 1-503-244-7404

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