Stanley W. Brown – West Frankfort, Illinois

Stanley Wilbur Brown, age 67, of West Frankfort, passed away Friday, April 29, 2022, at his home.

Visitation will be Wednesday, May 4, 2022, from 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m. at the Leffler Funeral Home of Benton. Graveside services will follow at the Masonic & Odd Fellows Cemetery of Benton.

Stan was born April 5, 1955, in Aurora, Illinois; the son of Nathan Brown and Ruth (Rezetka) Brown. He married the former Tina Shipp on June 12, 1982; and she preceded him in death on June 1, 2016.

He was a retired City of West Frankfort Street Department Employee.

Stan was a member of Crab Orchard Lake.

He enjoyed fishing, duck and deer hunting, WWE Wresting, and most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family.

Surviving is his son Ryan M. Brown and wife Sandy of West Frankfort, IL; two grandchildren: Garrett Matthew Brown and Addysyn Marie Brown; two step-grandchildren: Kristen Rittierodt and husband Richard of Evansville, IN, Michelle Scarlett and fiancee Joey Griest of Providence, KY; a step-greatgrandchild Ayden Scarlett; several brothers and sisters including: Clara Avery and husband Rick, Andy Bowling, Fred Bowling and wife Jessica, Mike Bowling and wife Debbie, James Edwards and wife Sabarine, Jesse Edwards and wife Carrie, Debra Fourez and husband Randy, Linda Sue Haywood and husband Tom, Jackie Miller and husband Billy, Mike Moyer and wife Denise; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; and a sibling Lindell Moyer.
In lieu of flowers, Memorial contributions in memory of Stan, may be made to the Leffler Funeral Home, to assist the family with funeral expenses.
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