Stanley Easley (1948-2016)

Stanley EasleyStanley L. Easley
June 27, 1948 – May 30, 2016 

Stanley L. Easley, 67 of O’Fallon, IL, born June 27, 1948 in Hematite MO, passed away Monday May 30, 2016 at Memorial East Hospital in Shiloh, IL.

Stanley proudly served and retired from the 82nd Airborne of the United States Army, formerly serving in operation Desert Storm and Operation Just Cause. He was a member of both the International Baptist Church in Fairview Heights and the Spring Valley Baptist Church in Shiloh, IL. Stanley was a fun loving and avid fan of the St. Louis Baseball Cardinals, he enjoyed spending time with his daughters, going out to see and listen to live music, and he even just bought a new Ford Mustang convertible.

He was recently preceded in death by his wife; Young S. Easley, son; Jimmy Lee Harris, father; Sanford Easley and brother; Randy Easley.

He is survived by his children; Michele Marie (Matthew) Brown of Fairview Heights, IL, Sandra Sue Easley of O’Fallon, IL and Amanda Jean Kassan of Long Island, NY, his mother; Clara Easley nee Boyer of Hematite, MO, 8 grandchildren, Christian Brown, Nicholas Brown, Ava Lewis, Ella Easley, Kim Harris, Aeysha Harris, Jade Harris, and Robert Kassan.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association Condolences and tributes may be extended to the family online at

Visitation will be held on Thursday, June 2, 2016 from 9:30 am -11:30 am at Schildknecht Funeral Home, 301 S. Lincoln Ave. O’Fallon, IL. 62269

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 11:30 am at the funeral home with Rev. Jerold Darnell officiating.

Burial will follow at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO with full Military Honors.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Schildknecht Funeral Home.