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Lois E. Stewart

August 10, 2017

Lois E. Stewart 92, died Thursday, August 10, 2017 at Newton Presbyterian Manor.  She was born December 22, 1924 in rural Hesston, Kansas to Phillip and Lina (Nebergall) Wedemeyer.  She married Robert R. “Bob” Stewart September 13, 1962 and he preceded her in death on November 14, 1987. She was a graduate of Newton High School. Lois was a member of First Baptist Church in Newton, American Legion Ladies Auxiliary and a supporter of the Caring Hands Humane Society.  Prior to her retirement Lois worked as a court clerk for Judges Sturm and Reed at the Harvey County Courthouse.  She looked forward to spending time with her family during family gatherings and she was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friends to many.


Lois is survived by her son Mark B. Stewart and his wife Teena of Pineville, MO and Daughter in Law Julie Stewart of Lehigh, KS.  She is also survived by 5 grandchildren Tisha Green, Bryan, Daniel, Reanna and Dylan Stewart and 8 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandson


She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, and one son Robb Stewart


Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m. Monday, August 14, 2017 at Hesston City Cemetery with Pastor Chip Bungard presiding.  Visitation will be 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at Petersen Funeral Home with the family receiving friends from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.


Memorials are suggested to Good Shepherd Hospice or Caring Hands Humane Society in care of Petersen Funeral Home.

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