obit art 12Stanley Straight, 89, passed away on Monday, Sept. 22, at VNA Hospice House, Vero Beach, Fla., following a brief illness. Stanley was born in Mannington, W.Va., on February 17, 1925 and also lived in Ohio before moving to Florida.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Donna (Rose) Straight, son Richard Straight of Bartow, Florida, a daughter Johanna Straight of Winter Haven, Fla., and a brother Edward Straight of Columbus, Ohio.

Friends may call at the Blackburn Funeral Home at 416 East Main Street in Jewett, Ohio on Friday, Sept. 26 from 6 until 8 p.m., and also from 1 p.m. until the service time at 2 p.m., Saturday, September 27. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to VNA of Indian River County, Vero Beach, Fla.