Obituaries & Tributes

Stanley Petrasek – Feb. 15, 1941 – Dec. 1, 2019

Stanley Eno Petrasek,78, passed away Dec. 1, 2019 after courageously battling cancer.
He was born and raised in Malin, Ore. He was an Eagle Scout, earned degrees from both Southern Oregon College and Oregon State University and served four years in the United States Air Force, earning the rank of captain.
After his service, he worked for Lane County for 32 years, becoming an environmental health manager.
Stan enjoyed spending time with family, especially cooking and barbecuing, when he loved to tease his children about “the right way” to do things. He inspired others with his cheerful attitude, even in the adversities of life. He was a loving, caring man who will be missed by so many.
Preceding Stan in death were his first wife, Karen Petrasek and his parents, Enoch and Frances Petrasek.
He leaves his wife Sandra Petrasek; daughter Vicki (Brad) Jeffers; sons Vincent (Ronda) and Michael (Denise) Petrasek; and brother Dale (Marcia) Petrasek. He is also the grandfather of Karen (Jacob) Klotz, Kaila Jeffers, Josie and Wyatt Petrasek, Hayden and Tyler Petrasek, and great-grandfather to Virginia and Jesse Klotz.
An open house celebrating Stan’s life was Dec. 8. In lieu of flowers, please consider memorial contributions to honor Stan to Lane County Humane Society and/or OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital.



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