Peacefully at the Hotel Dieu Shaver Hospital on September 9, 2014 at the age of 92 years. Beloved husband of the late Doreen N. Atkinson. Dear father of Kathy McNamara and her husband Jim, David Atkinson and his wife Marny, Barbara Atkinson, Nancy Atkinson-Tiessen and her husband Randy, and Stephen Atkinson and his wife Keely. Beloved grandfather of Bridget, Michelle, Erin, Karen, Rachel, Kelsey, Rebecca, Lauren, Allison, Margaret, the late Valerie and great-grandfather of Cassidy, Megan, Cohen, Kylee, Morgan and Charlie. Stanley is predeceased by his sisters Frances and Lucy and brother Ralph. Stanley was a Veteran of WWII, serving overseas with the R.C.A.F. 407 Demon Squadron. Stanley was Superintendent with Abex Industries in Niagara Falls for many years. His life-long commitment to his community and those in need included serving as Deputy Governor and President of Niagara Falls Kinsmen and President of the Niagara Falls Curling Club. Special thanks to the staff of Shaver Hospital for their care and support and to the staff and residents of Stamford Estates.
Family will receive friends at the MORSE & SON FUNERAL HOME, 5917 Main Street, Niagara Falls, on Thursday September 11th from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. Funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Friday September 12th at 11am. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to Salvation Army Eventide Home, Niagara Falls.