Francis S. ‘Stan’ Baranowski
BOSTON Francis S. ‘Stan’ Baranowski, 62, of Boston, died unexpectedly, August 23, 2008, at Boston Medical Center. He was the son of the late Francis and the late Laura (Hodge) Baranowski.
Born July 15, 1946, in Lowell, he grew up in the area before residing in Boston for most of his lifetime. ‘Stan’ was closely associated with the Saint Francis House where he inspired others with his courage, perseverance, and ready smile.
He is survived by sisters, Sandra Anderson of Tyngsboro, Mary Jo Trenholm of Fitchburg, Paula Calvetti of Nashua, New Hamphsire, and Leona Proffitt of Kentucky, his closest friends William Alan Dokas of Boston, and Robert Branconnier of Boston. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.
He was the brother of the late Rita (Baranowski) Centola.
YOU ARE INVITED TO HIS VISITATION 9:30 UNTIL 10:30 FRIDAY MORNING AT THE MCDONOUGH FUNERAL HOME, 14 HIGHLAND STREET, LOWELL (978 OR 800) 458-6816.
HIS FUNERAL SERVICE WILL BE HELD AT 10:30 AT THE FUNERAL HOME.
BURIAL IN HOLY TRINITY CEMETERY.
MEMORIAL DONATIONS MAY BE MADE IN HIS NAME TO SAINT FRANCIS HOUSE, 39 BOYLSTON ST, BOSTON MA 02116.