Born in St. German, Prespa, Macedonia. Immigrated to Canada in 1947. Passed away at 84 years, peacefully at home on October 23, 2012 with his loving family by his side. Beloved husband of Mary (nee Naumoff) for 59 years. Loving father of Dr. Michael & Vanessa, David & Monica, Lynn & Ken Swartz, Bill & Blair and the late Helen (1959). Devoted Dedo of Nicholas, Julie, Dr. Lauren, Christopher, Sam, Alex, Andrea, Mark, Mara and Ben. Dearest cousin of George (Goche) & Christina and Godfather to Alex Karatzis, Doreen Logan and Helen Garant. He will be sadly missed by many friends and family both here and abroad. Stanley was a graduate, in 1961, of the Detroit Institute of Technology and the proud author of “The History & Religion of Macedonia”. He was a founding member of the Macedonian Businessmen’s Association of Detroit and St Nicholas Macedonian Orthodox Church. He was also an avid swimmer with the “Sharks” swimming group from St. Clair College and will be sadly missed by his friends, especially Lubin, of the “Tim Horton’s Coffee Club”. If you so desire, donations to the Hospice of Windsor and the Windsor & Essex County Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Thursday 3-5 & 7-9 pm with prayers at 7:30 pm. Funeral service Friday at 11:30 am at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. The Very Rev. Dr. Aleksander Mustenikov officiating. Interment Victoria Memorial Gardens. Share memories, photos or make a donation at




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