Stanley Wojnar

Stanley Wojnar

AGE: 79 • Matawan

Stanley Wojnar, 79, a resident of Matawan for 45 years, formerly of Elizabeth, passed away peacefully on Monday, December 10, 2012. Stanley served honorably in the US Navy during the Korean War. Before retirement, he was an operating engineer for Anheuser-Busch Brewing Company for 20 years. He also was the former owner of the hobby shop, Mr. Raceway of Linden. Stanley was a parishioner of Most Holy Redeemer Church in Matawan and in his free time, Stanley enjoyed restoring his antique cars. He will be sorely missed by his loving family and friends.

Stanley is predeceased by his parents, Stanley and Barbara Wojnar. He is survived by his beloved wife of 55 years, Ruth Ann (Galla); His loving son, Joseph; His dear sister, Dorothy Craig and his cherished grandchildren, Amanda and Katie.

At the request of the family, all services will be private. Arrangements are in the care of Waitt Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Memorial gifts in memory of Stanley can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and to send online condolences to the family, please visit

Published in Home News Tribune & Asbury Park Press on Dec. 11, 2012