Alice E. Stewart
September 23, 1936 ‒ February 05, 2020
Alice E. Stewart, 83, of Delaware, passed away on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, with her loving family at her side.
Alice was born on September 23, 1936 in Delaware, daughter of the late Kenneth E. and Pauline E. (Reichelderfer) Ward. She was a 1954 graduate of the Willis High School. Upon her graduation from high school, she worked at the former Kline Shoe Store in Delaware for a number of years. She married Joseph Stewart on September 23, 1962. She was a loving wife and mother. Sadly her beloved husband of 18 years passed away in 1980.
Alice then went to work at the former Big Wheel Store, and then worked at the former Buehler’s Store, along with her working for the Delaware City Schools for many years. Alice was a former member of the Grace United Methodist Church. She dearly loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them. She also enjoyed crocheting, cross-stitching and plastic canvas sewing. When she was younger she enjoyed playing softball and also attended her grandchildren’s ball games. Alice was an avid fan of The Ohio State Buckeyes.
Surviving are her four children, Ron (Candy) Stewart of Marengo, Ryan Stewart of Columbus, Debbie (John Blight) Moss and Jodi (David Levings) Stewart, both of Delaware; ten grandchildren; fourteen great grandchildren; her brother, John (Carol) Ward of Delaware; sisters, Lois Barbro of Delaware, Donna (Jim) Brawley of Arizona, and Martha (Kevin) Irwin of Mt. Gilead; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents that had preceded her in death, was her husband Joseph in 1980; step-daughter, Debra Jo Stewart; son-in-law, Michael Moss; daughter-in-law, Carol Bird; nephew, Cassidy Ward; brothers, Clarence and Gabby Ward; and her canine friends, Aspen and Kiara.
Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m. on Monday, February 10, 2020 in the Snyder Rodman Funeral Center, 101 Valleyside Drive, Delaware, where funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, with the Rev. Keith Daniels, officiating. Burial to follow in the Ashley Union Cemetery. Immediately following the committal services in Ashley Union Cemetery, the family would like to invite all to join them for a celebration of life at the Ashley Firehouse.
Memorial contributions may be given to assist the family with funeral expenses.
The Snyder Rodman Funeral Center is honored to be serving the family of Alice Stewart.
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