Clyde M. Stanley


(September 21, 2002)

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. at Riverside Cemetery in Cody today (Tuesday, Sept. 24) for retired City of Powell employee, Clyde M. Stanley, 72, who died Saturday, Sept. 21 in West Park Hospital in Cody.

He was born Feb. 24, 1930, in Belfry, Mont., and was raised in California. He moved to Powell in 1954 and went to work for the city that year. He retired as a city employee in 1991.

He married Darlene Mae Hardy on April 14, 1965, in Powell.

His family remembers him as a loving and caring husband and father. Known as a storyteller, he loved the outdoors, hunting, camping and reading.

Survivors include his wife Darlene of Cody; children, Clyde W. Stanley of Cody, twins John Stanley and wife Laura of Pittsburg, Kans., and Bonnie Bright and husband John of Cody, and Linda Grose and husband Steve of Columbus, Mont.; and three grandchildren, Jospehine, April and Ashley.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Dick and Astella (Smith) Stanley; and brother Wayne Stanley.