Stanley Zbierski, 75, a Cape Coral resident since 2010, formerly of Stafford Springs, Conn., passed away Saturday June 8, 2013, at the home of his daughter, Allison, and son-in-law, Bruce Bennett. He was born May 5, 1938, in Wilkes-Barre, Pa. He was preceded in death by his parents Stanley and Nora Giza Zbierski.
He was a member of St. Edwards Catholic Church, Stafford Springs, Conn. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He served from 1956-1960, stationed at Loring Air Force Base, Limestone, Maine. He was discharged as Airman Second Class. He then was employed by Eastern Air Lines for 29 years. He also worked for Hallmark Cards along with his daughter, Allison, for 12 years, retiring in 2001.
He is survived by five loving children, Deborah (Kerry) Blanchard of Stafford Springs, Conn., Stanley M. (Cynthia) Zbierski, also of Stafford Springs, Conn., Wayne Zbierski of Cape Coral, William Zbierski of Stafford Springs, Conn., and Allison (Bruce) Bennett of Cape Coral.; seven grandchildren, Amber, Ashley, Dalton, Austin, Joshua, Nora-Mildred and his pride and joy, Madison Bennett; as well as his former wife, Alice A. Everett, of Cape Coral.
A funeral mass will be held at noon Wednesday, June 12, at St. Katherine Drexel Catholic Church, 1922 S.W. 20th Ave., Cape Coral, with Father Marcin officiating. Committal services will follow at Lee Memorial Park Cemetery, Fort Myers.
The family will receive friends prior to the service for visitation from 10-11:30 a.m., Wednesday, June 12, at Mullins Memorial 1056 N.E. 7th Terrace, Cape Coral.
Memorial contributions in his honor can be made to St. Andrew Catholic School, Cape Coral.
Friends are invited to send condolences via the on-line guest book which can be found at www.mullinsmemorial.com/.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral is entrusted with final care.