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Stanley Nowicki, 89, of Benton passed away Monday, Oct. 29, at Saline Memorial Hospice House.
He was born March 24, 1923, in South Bend, Ind., to the late Lewis and Blanche Nowicki.
Mr. Nowicki served in the U.S.Army 254th Infantry during World War II. He had worked for Inland Steel in East Chicago as a mechanical superintendant.
He was preceded in death by one son, Ken Nowick, in 1977.
Also predeceasing him were four brothers, Keith, Cashmir, Louie, and Alonso Nowicki; and a sister, Helen Gapinski.
He is survived by his wife, Jean Ellerbrock Nowicki of Benton; two sons, Rod Nowicki of Los Angeles and David Bayken of San Diego, Calif.; and two sisters, Jean Nowicki Swint and Yolanda Nowicki Demski, both of South Bend, Ind.
A Mass of Remembrance will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 8, at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church with Father Joseph Ejimofor officiating.
A rosary service is set for 6 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 7, at the church.
Roller-Ballard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/ballard.