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Stanley, 66, died of a heart attack June 4, 1993, in Billings, Montana. He was born January 1, 1927, in Aberdeen, Idaho. Stan served in the Marine Corps during WWII and was honorably discharged in March of 1945 for "physical reasons." He jumped at Missoula 1946-49 and was a career brakeman for the railroad in later life.
Smokejumping; Smokejumpers -- United States; National Smokejumper Association; Wildfire fighters; Obituaries
National Smokejumper Association, "Smokejumper Obituary: Sykes, Stanley Lee (Missoula 1946)" (2021). Smokejumper Obituaries. 82.