James Roger Stanley

James Roger Stanley, 81, of Miles City died Sunday, May 22, 2016, at the Holy Rosary Extended Care in Miles City. He was born in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin, on Sept. 22, 1934, the son of Mark and Laura Jean (Smith) Stanley. Mr. Stanley graduated from high school at Ismay in 1952. He married Carol Jacobsen in 1960 and they had one daughter, Jeri Ann. Mr. Stanley worked as a patrolman in Butte and West Yellowstone, retiring in 1986. He moved to Miles City in 2006.

His survivors include a sister Ann (Bill) Stegall of Picayune, MS; a brother Duncan (Zandra Zinda) Stanley of Miles City; a sister-in-law Cecelia Stanley of Miles City; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother Doug Stanley and his daughter Jeri Ann Stanley in 1971.

A Vigil Service will be Friday, May 27, 2016, at 6 p.m. at Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home. Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, May 28, 2016, at 1 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Miles City. Interment will follow in the Old Calvary Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting:  www.stevensonandsons.com. Should friends desire, memorials may be made to charity of one’s choice.