MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minneapolis’ Brit’s Pub is paying tribute to its “ambassador” Freddie Manton, who died Tuesday at the age of 90.
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Manton was a staple of the Minneapolis restaurant, and could often be found at the host stand or mingling with guests.
Brit’s honored Manton in a Facebook post Wednesday, calling him, “An amazing drummer and music teacher, a restaurateur like no other and a wonderful story teller.” The pub said Manton’s “enthusiasm for life was infectious and an inspiration for us all.”READ MORE: Kim Potter Trial, Dec. 1 Live Updates: 4 More Jurors Seated, For 8 Total
The post says Manton died peacefully at his home.MORE NEWS: Trevor Noah To Host 'The 64th Annual GRAMMY Awards' On CBS