May 31, 1937 – October 1, 2013
Lucille (Lou) was born on May 31, 1937 in Perry, IA and passed away October 1, 2013. She grew up in the coal mining town of Moran with her parents Sisto and Zelinda Canarini, who immigrated from Italy in the 1930’s. She spoke only Italian before attending Granger Assumption school and graduating from Woodward High School in 1955.
She married W. Dean Stanley in 1957 and made their home in Madrid, IA for over 50 years. She loved being around people and had many life-long friends. She was a great cook and loved making Tortellinis and Panna Fritta for her family.
Lou is survived by her children Sherry Winter of Madrid, Mark Stanley (Mary Ellen) of Johnston; 5 grandchildren Matthew Winter (Soun), Michelle Brown (Bill), Ryan Stanley, Mikaela Stanley and Ethan Stanley; and 6 great grandchildren.
The family would like to thank Dr. Buroker, and his staff for helping in her courageous cancer battle as well as the wonderful staff at Unity Point Hospice and Taylor House Hospice.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Taylor House Hospice in Des Moines.
Visitation is scheduled at 9:30 am, Saturday, October 5th at St. Malachy’s Catholic Church in Madrid, followed by a Memorial service at 10:30 am and a luncheon.
ARRANGEMENTS BY ILES FUNERAL HOMES ~ SUNDBERG/KIRKPATRICK CHAPEL.Information provided by: Iles Funeral Homes Sundberg- Kirkpatrick Chapel 202 S. Market Street Madrid, IA 50156 www.ilesfuneralhomes.com