Stanley M. Wise, 69, of Eagle Rock went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday July 24, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital in Erie, PA.
Stanley was born on January 11, 1950 in Oil City, son of Allan Wise and the late Marie Lobenfelder Wise.
He graduated from Oil City High School in 1968, attended DeVry Institute in Chicago, IL., until he decided to serve his country by enlisting in the Army on Nov. 14, 1969.
Stan saw duty in Vietnam, with the rank of E6, he retired from the Army National Guard, Unit C Battery 229 th Field Artillery in May of 2003.
Stanley was married to Phyllis Scott on Sept. 8, 1977 in the Hasson Heights Presbyterian Church in Oil City and she survives.
He worked for Pennzoil Refinery until the plant closed in 2000 and then retired from Sasol in May of 2018.
Stanley enjoyed farming, cheering on the Pittsburgh Steelers, and was a pit crew chief for Cross Country ATV and Dirt Bike Racing. He also enjoyed roulette at the casinos-”No More Bets”
His memory will be cherished by his wife of 42 years and his father Allan Wise, 94, of Williamsport.
his three daughters
Jennifer (Wise) Miller & her husband Mike of Polk
Cinnamon(Wise) Deets & her husband Kris of Dempseytown
Heather(Wise) Fields & her husband Harry of Tennessee.
Kevin Wise & his wife Robin(Simpson) Wise of Eagle Rock
Tyler and Nalisha Stover, Kyle Stover, Brandon and Taylor Hockman, Ausin Hockman, Lukas Deets, Zachary Dunkle, Lillian Rodgers, Ashtyn Wise and Cohen Wise
as well as three great grandchildren.
He is also survived by his siblings, Haley Foglietta, George Wise, David Wise and their families.
He was preceded in death by his mother and a brother Richard Wise.
At his request, a funeral service will not be held.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude's Childrens Hospital or to a Diabetes Foundation of your choice in Stan's Honor.
The Reinsel Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.
Condolences may be sent at www.reinselfuneralhome.com