CHERRYFIELD - Stanley Arthur Willey, 76, passed away unexpectedly at his home Saturday, Feb, 7, 2015. He was born in Cherryfield, Sept. 9, 1938, the son of the late Nina M. (Grant )and Stanley A. Willey Sr.
He worked as a carpenter in his younger years, then went to work for A. L. Stewart & Sons, then later Cherryfield Foods INC. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, work working, and gardening. He especially enjoyed spending time with family and friends, and loved his grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years. Allegra (Beal) Willey; five children - Cathy Rolfe and husband Herman of Cherryfield, Lisa Fickett and husband Roger of Stetson, Kevin Allan Willey and wife Angel of Cherryfield, Bruce Willey of Cherryfield, and Christopher Willey of Germany; 12 grandchildren - Roger III, Gayle, Bryan, Jennifer, Benjamin, Jessica, Caitlyn, Alexandrea, Cadence, Patrick, Dakota, and Paige; 6 great-grandchildren Nina, Haven, Broxton, Mackenzie, Noah, and Jacob; two sisters - Marilyn Schevenieus and husband Dale of Milbridge, and Janice Rolfe of Cherryfield; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins; also a special friend Darryl Dorr.
Friends are invited to visit with the family from 3-5 pm Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, at the Cherryfield American Legion. Graveside services will be in the spring at Morse Cemetery, Cherryfield. Arrangements are in care of McClure Family Funeral Services Machias and Lubec. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.mcclurefamilyfuneral.com.