Stanley Harper Sr., age 63, passed away April 29, 2013, at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center surrounded by his loving family. Stanley graduated from Robert S. Rogers High School in 1968. Stanley had been employed by the Toledo Fire Department as a fireman for 10 years. He continued his employment as a Licensed General Contractor. Stan was the founder and owner of Carpentry Plus for over 25 years. Stan was also a member of the Competition Corvette Club. His cars won numerous show awards.
Stanley was preceded in death by both parents, Lesley Harper Sr. and Pearlie Harper. He leaves to cherish his memory devoted companion, Carolyn Coney; sons, Stanley (Kendra) Harper Jr. and Nicholas Williams, and daughter, Shevelle Williams; brothers, Lesley Jr. (Christine) Harper, Wesley (Corliss) Harper; sister, Shirley (Willie) Logan; grandchildren, Anthony, Marcus and Rylee Harper; two aunts and many other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be Sunday 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Dale-Riggs Funeral Home Chapel, 572 Nebraska Ave., Toledo, OH 43604. Family hour will be Monday at 11:00 a.m. followed by funeral services at 12:00 noon at Phillips Temple C.M.E. Church, 565 Palmwood Ave., Toledo, Oh 43602, Pastor Darvin Adams officiant. Interment at Toledo Memorial Park, Sylvania OH.