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Attorney Joan Stanley Attorney Joan Stanley Attorney Joan Stanley
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Attorney Joan C.
Stanley
1945 - 2016
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Obituary for Attorney Joan C. Stanley

Attorney Joan C.  Stanley
Attorney Joan Carol Stanley passed from life on October 16, 2016 after a 50 year battle with rheumatoid arthritis. She attended Boston Public Schools, Howard University, and Northwestern University Law School. She also studied in Japan and France and traveled to many countries. She was a member of the National Honor Society, the Phi Beta Kappa Society, the Star Trek Club, the Boston Philatelic Society and a lover of classical music. After law school she joined Roxbury Defenders and then became the second Black woman in the US to be an Assistant US Attorney. She was also lately criminal defense attorney.

Born in Boston on May 24, 1945 to John C. Stanley and Lucile (Duncan) Stanley. She is survived by her sisters Gwen Creary, Joyce Stanley, brothers John Stanley, and Joseph Stanley, sisters in laws Rose Stanley and Akila Stanley, nieces, Cashay Grant and Abeo Manning, nephews Akil Stanley, Jaymurrell Stanley, Dennis Abercrombie, Daniel Tate, Darren Tate and Roy Tate, Corey Grant.

There will be a Viewing on Saturday, October 29, 2016 from 12:00 (Noon) to 1:00pm followed by Funeral Service at 1:00 O’clock at Twelfth Baptist Church, 150 Warren Street, Roxbury, MA.

Final disposition: St. Michael Crematory, Boston, MA

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Riley-Antoine Funeral Home.

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