Mr. Stewart died of natural causes at 7:15 p.m. Saturday, December 18, 2010 at Regional Medical Center in Madisonville.
He was born April 1, 1927 in Chicago, Ill. to the late Edward Daniel Stewart and Lilian Petersen Stewart.
He was a retired quality control inspector form the Electro-Motive Division of GM. He was a US Army WWII veteran, a member of the Western KY. Retiree Chapter of the UAW and was of the Methodist faith.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Marie Claude Stewart, of Cadiz; one brother, Robert Wayne Stewart (and wife Dolores) of Winfield, Ill.; one sister, Dolores Watz of Chicago, Ill.; three sons, Eric Stewart of Cadiz, Bryan Stewart of Cadiz and Kirk Stewart (and wife Carrie) of Dubois, Pa.; one daughter, Diane Stewart and two grandchildren, Erin Marie Kranz of Dallas, Texas and Alexander Noel of Dubois, Pa.
Music was provided by Barbara Dunn, pianist.
Memorial donations may be made to the: Ms. Fits Relay for Life Team, c/o Dannye Wagner, 218 Canton Lakeshore Drive, Cadiz, KY 42211 or to the charity of choice.