Stanley Paul Kareta, 75, died Sunday, October 6, 2019 at Baystate Medical Center. He was born on July 21, 1944. Following the death of his birth mother, Helen (Piecuch) Kareta, he was lovingly raised by his second mother, Sophie (Siakiewicz) Kareta and his father, Leo Kareta.
He leaves his wife, of 53 years, Carole (Galica) Kareta; his son Kevin Kareta and his wife Tracy of Springfield; four grandsons, Tyler and Austin Kareta, both of Springfield, Brian Nasuta of Windsor CT and Eric Nasuta of Enfield CT; his sister Francis Berthiaume of Indian Orchard; his brother Thaddeus Nowak and his wife Dulce of Wilbraham and uncle to many. He was an honorary member of the Polish American Veterans Club of Wilbraham.
Funeral services will be held Fri., October 11, 2019 with Calling Hours from 9-11am at Nowak Funeral & Cremation Services, 15 Ludlow Ave., Indian Orchard followed by a Memorial Service at 11am. Burial will be at St. Aloysius Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers:
American Diabetes Association
2451 Crystal Dr., Ste 900, Arlington VA 22202
Friends of the Ludlow Senior Center
37 Chestnut Street, Ludlow MA 01056