Julius Joe Stanwick, 91, a resident of Florida for many years, passed away at 12:25 p.m. on Saturday, March 30, 2013 at The Beckett House at New Concord. He was born January 10, 1922, in Adena, Ohio, the son of the late Boleck and Frances Pavlock Stankiewicz. He was the owner and operator of the Stanwick Hardware Store for 40 years. He attended the Naval School at Atlantic City, NJ and at Virginia Beach, VA. He served our country and protected our freedom by serving in the United States Navy during World War II aboard the USS Tucker destroyer as a radar operator at combat information center. He was a longtime member of the Bradenton Shuffle Club and VFW Post #525 in Adena, Ohio.
Surviving are a son, Patrick L. Stanwick of Arizona; a daughter, Virginia Stanwick of Indiana; 3 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; and 2 great-great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Nora Jane Stanwick; 10 brothers and sisters; and his companion, Wilma Haas.
No calling hours or services will be held. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, April 27, 2013 at Olive Branch Cemetery in Harrisville, Ohio.
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