Stanley Kielniarz

Stanley Peter Kielniarz
Passed away on February 12, 2013 in Rancho Palos Verdes. Stanley was born on September 9, 1935 in Detroit, MI and was a longtime resident of the Harbor Area. He was a member of the San Pedro Elks Lodge where he was a past Exalted Ruler. Mr. Kielniarz was also an educator with the LA Unified School District. He also proudly served at the Mater Dolorosa Passionist Retreat Center in Sierra Madre. Stanley was preceded in death by his daughter, Kristin Wells. He is survived by his grandchildren, Autumn and Peter Wells; dear friend and loving companion, Mary Ann Andersen and her children, Mark, Scott, and Jennifer Andersen. He is also survived by his brother, Frank (Stella) Kielniarz, and nieces and nephews, Ken (Dianne) Kielniarz, Kathy (Dario) Saldana, Karen (Stephen) Scholze, and Kathleen Kielniarz. In Lieu of Flowers donations may be made to a . Visitation will be held on Friday, February 15, 2013, 1 - 7 p.m. followed by a Vigil Service at McNerney's Mortuary. A Funeral Mass will be offered on Saturday, February 16, 2013, 10:30 a.m. at Mary Star of the Sea Church followed by interment at Green Hills Memorial Park. Please sign the guestbook at and


Published in Daily Breeze from Feb. 14 to Feb. 16, 2013