Stanley E. Garrett, 69, of Sorrento, passed away at 10:24 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016, at St. Francis Hospital in Litchfield, with his family by his side.
He was born on Feb. 12, 1946, in Lilbourn, Mo., the son of Harry D. and Clara (Rawling) Garrett.
He married Judy A. Harty on May 8, 1971, in Mitchell. She survives.
Stanley was a union carpenter out of the Wood River Local and was working for the Olin Corporation. He was a member of the Cottage Hills VFW and the Edwardsville Anglers Bass Club. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Michael Garrett, Shannon Garrett and Timothy Garrett, all of Sorrento; five grandchildren, Samantha, Megan, Connor, Belle and Michael II; and a brother and sister-in-law, Larry and Sandy Garrett of Meadowbrook.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until services at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Bethalto.
Graveside services will be at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis.
Memorials may be made to the funeral home for funeral expenses.
An online condolence and guestbook may be found at www.eliaskallalandschaaf.com.