At home with his family at his side, the passing of Robert Arthur Stewart of Woodman’s Point, NB husband of Helen (McIntyre) Stewart occurred on Wednesday May 25, 2011 following a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Saint John, NB on January 15, 1942 he was a son of the late Stanley and Irene (Ryan) Stewart. He was an Independent Contractor with Local 502, and was an avid and very good wine maker. Robert was a great family man, and a great supporter and follower of Maritime Horse Racing. Besides his loving wife Helen, he is survived by his children Rob (Charlotte) of Quispamsis, NB, Allan (Samia) of Vancouver, BC, Bryan (Lisa) of Saint John, NB, Christina Stewart of Long Creek, PEI, brothers Douglas (Gerry) of Quispamsis, NB, Richard (Cindy) of Charlottetown, PEI, sisters Patricia Clinton of Saint John, NB, and Janice Sessna of BC; eight grandchildren Shannon, Megan, Alli, Mariah, Lucas, Noah, Kira, and Ashton and two great grandchildren Jade and Seth. He will be sadly missed by his dog King Bruce and several nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, he was also predeceased by a brother David.
Resting at Fundy Funeral Home 230 Westmorland Road (646-2424), with visiting on Friday May 27, 2011 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. and Saturday May 28, 2011 from 10:00 am till service time at 1:00 pm. A private family interment will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate memorial donations be made to the Children’s Wish Foundation or the Saint John Boys and Girls Club.