Charles Raymond Stanley, 93, of Vernon CT (formerly of Mansfield CT and Manchester CT), son of Howard and Eveylin Stanley, passed away on December 19, 2019. Charlie is survived by his children Aaron Stanley of Vernon CT, Sarah Mancini of Bristol CT, and Amy Kilduff of Brooklyn CT, and his grandchildren Erika Stanley, Evan Stanley, Ryan Mancini, and Stephen Franco. He was predeceased by his wife of 28 years, Janet Moss Stanley, and his son, Seth Stanley. He proudly served in the US Marine Corp in WWII. He was the interior designer for Hartford Hospital for over 30 years, a job which he loved and took pride in doing. He had a passion for art in many forms, especially creating his many beautiful scenery and landscape paintings. He also enjoyed hiking, billiards, fishing, auctions, museums, and spending time with family. He was very active and on the go, but also enjoyed watching old western movies, UConn soccer games, the Red Sox, and the Patriots on occasion. Relatives and friends may join the family for services on January 3, 2020, from 3 pm to 6 pm, at Coventry-Pietras Funeral Home, 2665 Boston Tpke (Rt 44), Coventry, CT. Charlie will be laid to rest at Storrs Cemetery, held privately at the convenience of the family. For online condolences, please visit: www.pietrasfuneralhome.com
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