Stanley Eli Burl, 76, of 89 Greenwood St., Lake Placid, died Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, at Adirondack Medical Center of Saranac Lake.
Mr. Burl was born Sept. 21, 1936, in Saranac Lake. He is the son of the late Owen Stanley and the late Edna Mae (Gadway) Burl. He was the husband of Beatrice G. Williams. Mrs. Burl died March 31, 2002.
He served in the Navy during the Korean War. He had worked in Lake Placid for several years for Charlie Gadway as a carpenter at the Ramada Inn and other properties owned by the Gadway family. Mr. Burl was a member of American Legion.
He is survived by his brother, Max Burl of Severan Park, Md.; one sister, Lois Burl of Saranac Lake; his close friend, Frances Sherman; and several nieces, nephews and great-nieces and -nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents, wife and one brother, Kenneth Burl.
There are no calling hours. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, March 4, at Pilgrim Holiness Church, Sentinal Road, Lake Placid, with the Rev. William Saxton officiating. Burial will follow in North Elba Cemetery, Lake Placid.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lake Placid Volunteer Ambulance Service in his memory.
The M.B. Clark Inc. Funeral Home, 2310 Saranac Ave., Lake Placid is in charge of arrangements.
Family and friends are invited to "light a candle" and share a memory and prayer for the family to cherish at www.mbclarkfuneralhome.com.