Mr. John V. Stewart, age 71 of Kingsland, Georgia passed away on Friday, April, 19, 2019 at his residence.
Born in Detroit, Michigan, he was the eldest son of the late Dr. John A. Stewart and Marian L. Vail.
He received his Master’s Degree from Indiana Wesleyan University in Indianapolis, Indiana.
John was a fervent railroad buff, loving anything to do with trains. He was a proud patriot and was also proud of his Scottish ancestry. He was a man who believed in living life to the fullest.
He will be missed by his family and many friends.
He leaves behind his wife, Mary Stewart of Kingsland, Georgia; step-daughter, Michelle Cortes of Atlanta, Georgia; son, John E. Stewart of Fairfield, Ohio; daughter, Sarah Stewart of Fairfield, Ohio and brother, Robert Stewart and his wife Sandy of Springfield, Ohio.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 pm on Thursday, April 25, 2019 in the Burgess Chapel of Oxley-Heard Funeral Home, 1305 Atlantic Avenue, Fernandina Beach, 32034
The family will receive friends from 1:00 pm until the hour of service at the funeral home.
He will be laid to rest in Bosque Bello Cemetery.