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Kenneth (Kenny) R. Stewart

January 25, 2023

Kenneth (Kenny) R. Stewart, 63, died January 25, 2023 at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kansas.

He was born April 23, 1959 in Eldorado, Kansas the son of Charles and Ethel Stewart.

He attended high school in Newton.

Kenny worked as a saw operator at Future Foam in Newton for 28 years. He enjoyed fishing, old cars and spending time with his 2 cats and dog. Those who knew Kenny knew his great niece, Taylor, great-great niece Jaylee brought him joy.

Kenny is survived by his children Joshua (Ashleigh) Stewart of Hutchinson, Donald Stewart of Wichita and Stephanie Meilleur of Michigan. Grandchildren Brookelyn, Acelynn and Jaxsyn and Sister Cathy (Ron) Eason of the home, and friend and mother of his children Lori Sidebottom of Wichita.

He was preceded in death by his parents Charles and Ethel Stewart, brother Charles S. Stewart, niece Stephanie Stewart and nephew Ronald E. Eason.

Memorial contributions in Kenny’s name to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation for research and left in care of Petersen Family Funeral Home or mailed to the Kansas CFF Chapter at the following address: Heart of America, 2405 Grand Blvd. Suite 520, Kansas City, Mo. 64108

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