Frank J. Stanolis

Frank J. StanolisFrank J. Stanolis, age 75 of 29 E. Oak St., Shenandoah passed away Thursday morning at Schuylkill Medical Center-East Norwegian Street, Pottsville.

Born in Shenandoah on July 27, 1937 he was the son of the late Frank and Joann “Jennie” (Medofsky) Stanolis.

He was a 1956 graduate of the former J.W. Cooper High School, Shenandoah.  He attended school in New York for interior design.

Prior to his retirement, Frank worked in the purchasing department at the former J.E. Morgan Knitting Mills, Hometown.

He was a member of St. Casimir’s Church, Shenandoah.

Polish FlagFrank enjoyed gardening and cooking and was proud of his authentic Polish dishes.  He also enjoyed the company of others while having daily lunch at the Shenandoah Senior Center.

Preceding him in death in addition to his parents were an aunt, Bertha T. “Mimi” Coyle, uncles and additional aunts.

Surviving are cousins and their families.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 10:00 am from Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St., Shenandoah.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 am in St. Casimir’s Church.  Rev. Msgr. Ronald C. Bocian, Pastor will officiate.  Interment will follow in St. Casimir’s Cemetery, Shenandoah Heights.

Relatives and friends are invited to call at the funeral home Saturday morning from 8:30 am to 10:00 am.

Expressions of sympathy can be made to St. Casimir Church Memorial Fund, c/o 108 W. Cherry St., Shenandoah, PA 17976.

Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, Shenandoah is in charge of the arrangements.  For additional information or to leave a condolence for the family, please visit

Frank J. Stanolis Has 4 Condolences Posted:

  1. Steve Mansor says:

    My deepest condolences go out to you and your family Mr. Coyle. May he forever rest in peace in a better place with Mimi.

    Warmest regards,
    Steve Mansor

  2. Nikki Vaughan says:

    Coleen and Family,
    I am so sorry for your loss. As each day passed I hope you find more peace and can fondly remember all the wonderful times you shared.
    Nikki Vaughan

  3. Sheri Bowman says:

    Dear Coleen and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Coleen has shared what a caring and unselfish person Frank was and how he looked after your dear Mimi. I’m sure she was waiting for him with open arms. God bless you all as you celebrate his special life.

    With deepest sympathy,
    Sheri Bowman

  4. Melvin & Brenda Huff says:

    We are so sorry for your lost – Our Deepest Sympathy go out to the family.