Robert B. Mancke, a senior health educator with the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, died Tuesday of pneumonia at Johns Hopkins Hospital. He was 47 and lived on Eutaw Place.
A memorial service for Mr. Mancke was being held today at Brown Memorial Park Avenue Presbyterian Church, 1316 Park Ave.
He had worked for the state since last year after serving since 1975 as director of the Bureau of Health Education and Promotion for the Baltimore Health Department.
Before coming to the city, he held a similar post in Prince George's County for three years after starting in health education work with the state in 1967.