"One of Huntington's leading business men a decade ago" - 19 Dec. 1940 obit from the "Long Islander," Huntington, NY; son of Albert S. Pettit; educated at Huntington High School & Ohio Wesleyan College; married Caroline Nye of Delaware, Ohio; they were the parents of Janet & Marian; they divorced & he married 2nd Marion Symonds of Ohio; associated with the family coal, lumber, & feed business at Huntington Station, Suffolk County, L. I.; moved to California about 1933; died of cancer of the bladder; funeral services were held at Huntington, Suffolk County; graveside service by Rev. Flandreau, Huntington Methodist Church
Stanley E. Pettit became a Freemason in Jephtha No. 494 F. & A.M. in Huntington, NY in 1909. Pettit was elected Worshipful Master of the lodge in 1913 and 1914.
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