Stanley S. Souders, III, 81, of Plainfield Township, PA passed away Tuesday, October 12th, at St. Luke's Hospital - Lehighton Campus, Lehighton, PA.
Stanley was born in Easton, PA on February 6, 1940, a son of the late Stanley S. Souders, Jr. and Arlene (Baker) Souders.
He was the husband of Donna K. (Lane) Souders. They celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary this past August. Stanley was employed as a hydraulic mechanic at American Can Company in Washington, NJ, for 38 years until retiring in 2005. After retiring, Stanley enjoyed driving school bus for the Bangor School District. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War.
Stanley was an antique car collector and member of the Antique Automobile Club of America, a member and former President of the Lehigh Valley Antique Car Club, and the NASH Car Club. He was also a founding member and former secretary of the Blue Mountain Antique Gas and Steam Engine Association.
He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Pen Argyl, PA, where he served on the church council and was a former President of the property committee.
In addition to his loving wife Donna, Stanley is survived by a daughter, Jennifer Halbfoerster, wife of Mike, of Moore Twp., PA; and a brother, Brian Souders, husband of Diana, of Denver, CO.
A celebration of Stanley's life will be announced at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to James B. Gaffney Funeral Home, Pen Argyl, PA. Online condolences may be offered at gaffneyparsons.com
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Published by Morning Call on Oct. 14, 2021.