Stanley Thornton of Bedford passed away Wednesday morning at Garden Villa at the age of 78.
Born in 1931 in Bloomington to Gilbert and Pearl Thornton, Stanley was a retiree from Bedford City Hall.
He is survived by his sister Mary, and brother Gilbert.
He is preceded in death by his parents, sisters Jackie, Doris, Gretchen and Gersidine, and brothers Merlin, Ronnie and Robert.
As cremation has been chosen, condolences may be mailed to Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home or you can sign a memorial book at Ferguson-Lee on Friday from 9:00am until 4:00pm.