NEWTON FALLS - Stanley Zadroski Jr., 81, of Newton Falls, entered peacefully into rest at 10:15 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012, at his residence surrounded by his family, following a brief illness.
Stanley was born on June 6, 1931, in Warren, the son of the late Stanley Sr. and Martha Bogetsky Zadroski, and had resided in Newton Falls for the past 20 years, formerly of Warren.
He enlisted in the U.S. Navy at the age of 17 in June 1948, and served four years on the USS Goodrich, being honorably discharged in May of 1952.
When he returned, Stanley received his diploma from Warren G. Harding, and then was employed with the American Welding Corp. as an inspector for 33 years.
On July 28, 1999, Stanley was united into marriage with the former Judy Reagle Weston and had shared many wonderful memories of being at the lake.
He will be remembered by those he leaves behind, his wife, Judy Zadroski; sons, Bryan Zadroski of Mineral Ridge and Steven Zadroski of Warren; daughters, Laura (Kelly) Page of Long Beach, Calif., and Susan Deathrage of Streetsboro; four grandchildren, Peter Kouvas, Anthony Zadroski, Lindsay Page and Christopher Zadroski; three stepchildren, Nicole (Donald) Gatrell, James Weston and Holly (Don) Ulaszewski; and two step-grandchildren, Alec Gatrell and Addie Ulaszewski.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. today at the Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Warren. Officiating will be the Rev. Dee Emmert.
Burial will follow in Pineview Cemetery in Warren.
The family requests material contributions take the form of tributes to the Clothes Closet, c/o the Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 140 Cherry St. N.W., Warren, OH 44485.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road N.E., Warren, OH 44483.