Date: Monday 8th June 2020
A private family funeral service will be held. The ceremony is being streamed live and can be watched via this link :- Website www.obitus.com Username Jewe6045 Password 103664
Stanley Stephenson Smith (Stan)
Peacefully on 31st May 2020 with his daughters by his side, Stan aged 90 years.
Loving husband to the late Norah, devoted dad to the late Stanley, June, Brian and Susan, cherished grandad to Barbara, Kevin, Suzi, Brian, Daniel and Sean also a proud great grandad to 11 great grandchildren.
The family would also like to thank Judy Whitehead for her continued support over the last 5 years and Admiral Nurse Deborah Hutchinson.
Stan served time in the Royal Navy before moving on to become a Fire Chief at The Blackburn Royal Ordinance Factory and this is where he worked up until retirement.
Upon retiring Stan took up a position at St John’s Primary School as a caretaker to Keep himself busy, his jobs didn’t stop there, Stan took great pleasure in driving around in his car with his trailer attached in his 80’s doing garden’s for people who couldn’t manage to do it themselves.
Stan was an active man who enjoyed walking, he was a member of Hyndburn Sports Centre where he went regularly with his daughter Susan up until the age of 89.
Stan was a sociable loving man with a great sense of humour, he loved his family as they did him.
He will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by all who had the pleasure of knowing and loving him.
Family flowers only please, donations if desired are being gratefully received in memory of Stan on behalf of Pendleside Hospice via the Donate button below.