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In Memory of

Frederick Skeetop Stanley

February 20, 1925 - April 1, 2015

Obituary


Frederick Skeetop Stanley, 02/20/1925, born in Boston Massachusetts, was father of Skee Stanley, Susan Stanley, Robin Stanley, Steven Stanley, Chris Stanley and step-father to Kim Chappell and Douglas Chappell, Jr. Fred attended Sunset School as well as Fresno and Carmel High Schools.
Following graduation from Fresno High, he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corp in 12/42 and served in the South Pacific area, then attended Southwestern University, San Francisco City College, San Jose State University and the General Motors Institute. Owner of Stanley Appliance Co. for more than 30 years, he was a Past President...

Frederick Skeetop Stanley, 02/20/1925, born in Boston Massachusetts, was father of Skee Stanley, Susan Stanley, Robin Stanley, Steven Stanley, Chris Stanley and step-father to Kim Chappell and Douglas Chappell, Jr. Fred attended Sunset School as well as Fresno and Carmel High Schools.
Following graduation from Fresno High, he enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corp in 12/42 and served in the South Pacific area, then attended Southwestern University, San Francisco City College, San Jose State University and the General Motors Institute. Owner of Stanley Appliance Co. for more than 30 years, he was a Past President of Carmel Rotary Club 1976-77, Past President of the Carmel Lions Club, Past President of the Family Service Agency, Past President of the Monterey Appliance Dealers and Post Commandant Marine Corps League. He also served on the Board of Directors at the Monterey Hospital and was past President of the Monterey Chapter of the Monterey Wine & Food Society. Other memberships include Monterey Peninsula Country Club, the Beach & Tennis Club and the Carmel Valley Tennis Resort. His hobbies were tennis and hunting.
Private funeral services have been held. Paul Mortuary is in charge of cremation followed by inurnment in the family plot at El Carmelo Cemetery in Pacific Grove. The family requests that memorial contributions be sent to the Cancer Society or the Blind and Visually Impaired Center, 225 Laurel Ave., Pacific Grove, CA 93950.
His family would like to thank Dr. Glen Hudgins, the staff at Brookdale Manor, the staff at CHOMP with a special thanks to Alberto.
"I was a firm believer that if you take from a community you have to give back." Fred Stanley