Roy W. Stewart

April 09, 1961 - March 07, 2020

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Roy W. Stewart, 58, of Kendallville, Indiana, died Saturday, March 7, 2020, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana, following a brief illness.

He was born April 9, 1961, in Chicago, Illinois, to Roy Eugene and Gail (Francis) Stewart.

Mr. Stewart worked as a tool and die maker in Middlebury, Indiana, and enjoyed cooking and riding his scooter.

Surviving are a daughter, Melissa (Michael) Elsen of Chicago, Illinois; a son, Austin Stewart of South Bend, Indiana; two grandchildren, Mila Rose Elsen and Conrad Stewart; his mother, Gail Smith of Buxton, North Carolina; a sister, Brenda L. Lister of Wanchese, North Carolina; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

He was preceded in death by his father; a son, Christopher Stewart; and a sister, Kathleen M. Andrikaitis.

There will be no visitation or funeral services at this time. A future celebration of Roy’s life will be on August 8, 2020, in Kendallville, Indiana.

Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville, Indiana, is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Debbie Hart Stroup
March 20th, 2020 9:47pm

I remember the many fun times we had as kids at our house or at yours. I always loved Lassie the collie dog and was always so happy that we got him from you guys. Many HUGS and praying for the families as I read this loss of Roy he was a nice friend to all of us.

Carol Wallis
March 16th, 2020 4:53pm
Avon NC

Gail We All are praying for You & Your Family & Roy's Family. Love, Carol & Bo & All Your Friends here on the Island !! ♥

Tonda (Smith) Sutton
March 12th, 2020 7:56pm

I remember the fun we had working together at the Dairy Queen in high school. Condolences to his family.