Stan passed away on June 6, 2022, at the age of 79. He was born in North Battleford,
Saskatchewan, then moved to Surrey, B.C. with his mother Isabel and 7 siblings, when
he was six years old. Stan worked for 18 years at Canadian Vinegar in Burnaby, B.C. as
an Assistant Shipper & Receiver until the plant shut down. After that, he found a new
career as an Ice Cream Driver for Dickie Dees and worked there for 15 years. Stan
found great joy when watching his son play baseball at the Whalley Ball Park. He was
dedicated to his son and would be present for all of his games and tournaments locally
and as far as Williamsport, Pennsylvania.
In his younger years, Stan was an avid bowler and belonged to a team. Stan really
enjoyed playing pool. Some people might even call him a pool shark. He also liked
playing cards, especially poker. His main interest was playing the ponies in Cloverdale.
If you could not find him at home, just check the racetrack.
Predeceased by his son Willie and siblings Edgar (Barbara), Gordon, Jack (Mary),
Dorothy (Stan), Betty (Albert), Hazel (Johnny).
He will live on in the hearts of his daughters Bev (Michael), Brenda (Craig), daughter-in-
law Cathy, grandchildren, Devyn (Dillon), Eddie (Karly), Logan, Justin, Tina, and
Jessica (James), sister Ivy (Ben), sister-in-law Winnie, and many extended family
members and friends.
“We hold you close within our hearts and there you will remain to walk and guide us
through our lives until we meet again.”