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Stanley Stevenson


June 24, 1939
April 5, 2018

Visitation 10:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M. Thursday, April 12, 2018 - Irvin Macz Funeral Home, Odin
Funeral 12:00 P.M. Thursday, April 12, 2018 - Irvin Macz Funeral Home, Odin

Stanley Earl Stevenson, 78, of Odin, passed away, Thursday April 5, 2018, at his home. He was born on June 24, 1939 the son of Ivan and Dorcas (Gray) Stevenson in Kinmundy, IL.

Survivors include his adoring children, Scott Stevenson and wife Tina of Centralia, Il, Lisa Slater of Odin, IL, Sherri Hanna and husband Vaughn of Peoria, IL; cherished grandchildren, Rebecca Hanna of Woodridge, IL, Zachary Hanna of Peoria, IL, Jacob Hanna and wife Lexi of Champaign, Il, Glenn Allen Slater Jr. of Odin, IL, Graysen, and Jaryn Stevenson of Centralia, IL; his caring brothers, Bob Stevenson and wife Cass of Centralia, IL, Dale Stevenson and wife Cathy of Centralia, IL; his kind brother-in-law, Dale Alcorn of Las Vegas, NV; and his loving sister-in-law, Carla Stevenson of Salem, IL.

Mr. Stevenson was preceded in death by both his parents; his brother, Danny Stevenson; his sister, Connie Alcorn; and two infant siblings, Jerry and Sharon.

Stanley was a lifelong resident of Odin, IL where he enjoyed many friendships. He retired from Murray Center in Centralia after 35 dedicated years of service. Stanley was also a crossing guard at Odin school for 10 years. He was definitely a true Cardinals fan, cheering them on from his most comfortable chair in his home. Stanley liked to share his bounty from his vegetable garden with family and friends. He will be most remembered as an amazing Grandpa, cherishing anytime with his grandchildren.

Celebration of life services will be held at 12:00 P.M. Thursday, April 12, 2018 at the Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Odin, IL with Reverend Don Verhines officiating. Interment will be in the Peaceful Valley Cemetery in Odin, IL. Visitation will be from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. on Thursday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made in Stanley’s honor to Residential Hospice. Online condolences and memories of Stanley may be shared with the family at and/or on the funeral home’s Facebook page.