Stanley W. Dockter, 79, of West Fargo, died Saturday, June 29, 2019, at Bethany on University in Fargo.
Stanley was born September 28, 1939, on a farm by Streeter, ND to Walter and Sadie (Donat) Dockter. He attended a rural grade school and graduated from Streeter High School in 1957.
He married Dorothy Mae Morris on June 12, 1960. They made their home in Jamestown, ND and had two sons and a daughter while living there, Roger, Pamela and Kevin.
Stanley worked at Goodman Electric from 1960 - 1966, when the family moved to West Fargo, where he worked at Globe Electric until Rickard Electric took over in 1987. Until retirement in 2002, Stanley was head electrician at Cargill in West Fargo for 23 years.
Stanley was a volunteer fireman with the West Fargo Fire Department from 1967 - 1987. Dorothy and Stanley spent the winter months in Texas from 2002 - 2011.
He is survived by his wife: Dorothy; two children: Pam (Robert Allen) McDonald and Kevin (Brenda) Dockter; four grandchildren: Cassidy (Kandy) Wanner, Eric (Amanda) Dockter, Sierra (Clinton Crockford) Carter and Marsha (Alan Cassezza) Dockter; three great-grandchildren: Chloe Mae Dockter, Sophelia Lynn Crockford and Michael Allen Dockter; a brother: Glendale (Pat) Dockter and a sister: Dyan (Don) Clemens.
Stanley was preceded in death by a son: Roger and his parents.
Funeral: 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 3, 2019, at Faith-Journey Lutheran Church, west campus, in West Fargo.
Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at West Funeral Home in West Fargo.
Prayer Service: 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home
Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Fargo, ND
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