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Roofing industry leader passes away

Former NRCA President Thomas Manson, former owner of Western Roofing Co., Kansas City, Mo., has passed away. He was 83.

Manson served as NRCA president from 1979-80, as well as president of the Midwest Roofing Contractors Association (MRCA). He received NRCA's J.A. Piper Award and MRCA's James Q. McCawley Award.