OSWEGO, NY – Stanley G. Swindells Jr., 89, of Oswego, NY, died at St. Luke Health Services of Oswego on Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2008.
Born in Oswego, Stanley was the son of the late Stanley G. Swindells Sr. and the late Florence Valiquette.
He was predeceased by his wife of 61 years, the former Freda M. McCoy, in 2002.
Stanley was a graduate of Oswego High School and subsequently served in the Naval Militia and the Army.
He was employed for 36 years as a mechanic for Niagara Mohawk, retiring in 1977.
He was a member of the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars.
He is survived by his daughter, Donna Meteer of New Haven; his son, Redd (Susan) Swindells of Oswego; five grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Arrangements are in the care of Dain-Cullinan Funeral Home.
There will be no calling hours.
A private memorial service will be held for family members, with subsequent private burial at Riverside Cemetery in Oswego.
Contributions may be made to the John Foster Burden Fund at St. Luke Health Services, 299 E.River Road, Oswego, NY 13126.