Stanley was born April 16, 1922 in Poland. He fought with the British Army during WWII against Germany and came to the United States soon after the war. He was a manager at the Basler Corporation prior to marrying Helena Khayat. Together, Stanley and Helena became general contractors and built over 40 single family homes and 2 commercial buildings in Lake County.
Stanley is survived by his children, Anna Wilson, Miranda Reeder, Christian Khayat, Mary Bennett, Lenny Khayat, and Mark Khayat and their spouses; 14 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren, and a nephew Wactaw Rok nephew wife Alicja Rok, nephew son Arthur Rok.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Helena Khayat Finka; daughter, Jeanette Donahue; grandsons, James Michael Khayat, and Marshall Michael Khayat; and Father Andrew Finka, Mother Anna Finka, and sister Sophie Rok.