April 29, 1922 ~ March 20, 2006
MERIDEN - Stanley J. Mickiewicz, 83, of Meriden died Monday, March 20, 2006 at Masonic Geriatric Healthcare Center in Wallingford. He was the husband of the late Helen Bober Mickiewicz. Born in Plantsville on April 29, 1922, he was the son of the late Alphonse and Amelia Butrymowicz Mickiewicz. He was employed by the International Silver Company for many years and was an avid fisherman and Red Sox fan. He is survived by two daughters and a son-n-law, Geraldine and Charles Holmes and Roberta Mickiewicz, all of Meriden; three grandchilddren, Jeffrey Holmes and Sheila Sanderson of Arizona, Anne Schaefer and her husband, Marc of No. Eastham, MA and Matthew Holmes of Meriden; a great-grandson, Trevor Schaefer of No. Eastham, MA; a brother, Alphonse Mickiewicz and his wife, Frances of Wallingford; a special niece and nephew, Barbara and Michael Rybak of Meriden, who the family would like to thank for their support and love; two sisters-in-law, Loretta Mickiewicz and Lucy Mickiewicz, both of Meriden; and many nieces and nephews. "Bampie" will be missed by his grandchildren who were the light of his life. He was a devoted husband, father and grandfather who will be deeply missed. Besides his wife, he was predeceased by a son, Paul Mickiewicz; two brothers, Adam Mickiewicz and Joseph Mickiewicz; two sisters, Helen Mickiewicz and Hedy Nordholm and a nephew, Alan Mickiewicz. Funeral and burial will be private. There are no calling hours. Arrangements are under the direction of the Beecher and Bennett Flatow Funeral Home, 48 Cook Ave., Meriden. If desired, contributions in Stanley's memory may be made to the Meriden Humane Society, 22 East Road, Meriden, CT 06450.