Stanley T. Stracey, 83, of Springfield, passed away on Friday, October 9, 2015 at home. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, Stan served in the US Army during the Korean War, and graduated from Brooklyn Poly Tech with a degree in chemical engineering. Stan was active in the Springfield Lions Club, as well as St. James the Apostle Parish in Springfield. A loving husband and father, he was beloved and respected by al who knew him.
Stan is survived by his wife Bea; son Tom ; and daughter Christine Stracey Richard and her husband Tim.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, October 13, 2015, time tba, at St. James the Apostle Church, 45 S. Springfield Ave., Springfield. Cremation will follow at Rosedale Crematory, Orange. There will be a visitation on Monday from 4-6pm at the Bradley, Smith & Smith Funeral Home, 415 Morris Ave., Springfield. For more info, or to send condolences to the family, visit www.www.bradleyfuneralhomes.com