Stanley J. Knapik
UXBRIDGE- Stanley J. Knapik, 96, of Crown & Eagle Apts. formerly of Millville Rd. died Sat. Feb. 1 at Genesis Health Care in Milford. His wife of 70 years, Florence L. (White) Knapik died Jan. 20, 2011.
He is survived by a daughter Betty Ann and her husband Thomas Haczynski of N. Smithfield; a son Donald and his wife Joanne Knapik of Davenport, FL; 2 granddaughters, Jennifer Blais and Pamela Storme; 3 great grandchildren, Makenzie Storme, Brady Storme, and Abigael Blais; many nephews and nieces. He was brother of the late Walter Knapik, John Knapik, Joe Knapik, Clementine Machez And Helen Morris.
Born in Uxbridge on June 7, 1917 he was the son of Frank and Mary (Gniadek) Knapik and was a life long resident.
Mr. Knapik was a weaver and machine operator at the former Linwood Mill and Stanley Woolen Co. for many years. He served honorably in the U.S. Coast Guard. He enjoyed the Red Sox, walking, and his frequent trips to Twin River Casino. He was a member of St. Mary's Church where he once played on their football team.
His funeral will be on Tues. Feb. 4 from Tancrell-Jackman Funeral Home with a Mass at 11 am in St. Mary's church, 51 Mendon St., Uxbridge. Burial will follow in St. Patrick's Cemetery. Calling hours at the funeral home will be Tues. Feb. 4 from 9-10:30. In lieu of flowers, donations in Stanley's memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701. To leave a condolence message for the family, please visit
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