Obituary of Stanley Theodore Brockway
February 23, 1928 – July 1, 2021
Stanley Theodore Brockway passed away July 1, 2021. He was 93 years old. Born on February 23, 1928, he had a life well lived. He served in WWII and the Korean Occupation in the U.S. Air Force as a crew chief of a P-51. He was proud to work at Detroit Edison for 37 years, and receiving the Alex Dow award in 1957 for saving a man's life while on the job. He had long and loving marriages to his first wife Margaret, and second wife Lena. He will be remembered for his optimistic outlook, and love for his family. He enjoyed boating, and was very proud of his family.
He is survived by his loving children Bradley (Donna) Brockway, Peggy (Steve) Bracey, Bruce (Betsy) Brockway, Daniel Cadigan, Denise (Paul) Blazek, Diane (Butch) Lack, numerous adoring grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, and nieces and nephews. He was predeceased in death by his wives Margaret and Lena, daughter Denise (Bruce) Armstrong, son Patrick Cadigan, sister Lorna Kryk and brother Glenn Brockway. Our thanks to his "Sunrise Brighton Gardens Family" for welcoming him in so warmly and making his last years fun.
He will be missed, and our grateful hearts will forever treasure his memory.