Jon Chester Stomski 61, passed away suddenly Saturday, August 2, 2014. Born in Schenectady, New York on March 9, 1953 he was the beloved son of Evelyn Stomski “Big Ma” and the late Chester Stomski.
Jon was a mechanic and owned S&S Garage in West Milton. He also worked at Knolls Atomic Power Lab and explored many other employment adventures. He loved anything automotive. He was a gun advocate and enjoyed target shooting, hunting, fishing and dappling in the teachings of Nikola Tesla. Jon enjoyed being with his family and friends and was always there to lend a helping hand. He lived his life on his terms and did it without asking for anything in return. He was known to end a statement with “Ok, but what’ll we do for fun.” He will be dearly missed by all.
Known to his grandchildren as Cza-Cza, he adored and loved spending time with them.
He was predeceased by his father Chester and brother Lynn. Jon is survived by his beloved children, Clint Stomski (Tiffany) of Glens Falls, Heather Carignan (Chris) of Ballston Spa, Stephanie Stomski of Ballston Spa and Antoni Stomski of Ballston Spa; beloved grandchildren, Alexis, Alyssa, Dylan, Destiny, Madison, Alayna, Cannon, and Gunnar; mother Evelyn Stomski, sisters Susan Doherty (Timothy) of East Berne and Patricia Cyphers (James) of Ballston Spa; and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to call on Wednesday, August 6 from 4-7pm at Armer Funeral Home, Inc., 39 East High Street, Ballston Spa. A service and a time for sharing stories of Jon’s life will follow at 7pm. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting friends to bring their stories and pictures to share at the service.
A graveside service will be held 11am Thursday, August 7 at West Milton Cemetery.