WAPPINGERS FALLS - John H. Stewart, 73, an area resident since 1961, died on May 15, 2018 at Sapphire Nursing Home.
Born on August 14, 1944 in Rome, NY, John was the son of Rev. Harold and Anna (Ross) Stewart. In September, 2005 at the Church of the Nazarene in Fishkill, John married Wendy (Hehn) who predeceased him on February 15, 2010.
John was a custodian for Wappingers Central School District at Roy C. Ketcham High School. He attended Valley Community Church of the Nazarene in Salt Point. He enjoyed music especially classical, opera and religious songs.
John is survived by his children, Brian (Amber) Stewart, Kristen Greene (Craig Meltzer), and Aaron Stewart; his stepchildren, Derek, Bradley, and Allison Gaurke; his grandchildren, Constance Marie, Kahlan, Christopher, Meghan, and Siobhan; his siblings, Donna (Michael) Brammer, Judy Gleasman, Brad (Nancy) Stewart; his former wife and good friend, Lorraine (Jaime) Olivero; and his nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brother, Jeff Stewart.
Calling hours will be held on Friday from 10-11am at Valley Community Church of the Nazarene, 2260 Salt Point Turnpike, Clinton Corners. The funeral service will follow at 11am. Interment will be at Wappingers Rural Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Valley Community Church of the Nazarene. Please visit John's Book of Memories at www.mchoulfuneralhome.com.