April 16, 2010
Earl M. Stanley, 91, of Fulton passed away Friday at Oswego Hospital.
A native of the Town of Henderson, Mr. Stanley had resided in Meridian much of his life. Â He retired in 1979 as a school bus driver for the North Syracuse School District. Â He had previously worked for Bond Bakery, Hathaway Bakery, Crucible Steel and Marcellus Casket Company, all in Syracuse. Â Mr. Stanley was a member of the Meridian Baptist Church. Â He was an Army veteran of World War II, serving as Staff Sergeant of Company â€œIâ€ 71st Infantry in the European Theater. Â Surviving are: Â wife of 63 years, Marie; a son, Ken (Cheryl) of Natick, MA; a brother, Harold; three grandsons, Jon (Amanda), Matthew (Deanna) and Michael; two great-grandchildren, Jon and Mia Stanley; and several nieces and nephews. Â Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, May 1 at Fairdale Rural Cemetery, Co. Rte. 3, Hannibal.