THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Jack T. Stewart
Issue Date: December 31, 2013
Jack T. Stewart, 73, of Florence passed away Tuesday, Dec. 24 at the Oscar G. Johnson Veterans Hospital, Iron Mountain after a long battle with cancer.
He was born April 1, 1940, in Cadillac, Mich., son of the late Leon and Dorothy (Soles) Stewart. A graduate of Reed City High School in Reed City, he and served in the U.S. Navy. He married Doris Weinert on June 5, 1981, in Iron Mountain, and worked for Khoury Brothers Furniture, Michigan Wisconsin Spring Shop and Grede Foundry for eight years before retiring. They moved to Florence in 1989 and in his spare time, could be found prospecting for gold. He loved nature, canning and spending time with his kitty, Lucky.
His loving wife of 32 years, Doris, survives with two brothers, Patrick Stewart, Iron Mountain and Robert Stewart, lower Michigan; three sisters, Ann (Larry) Messenger, Paris, Mich., June (Larry) Nelson, Grand Rapids, Mich., Kathleen (Robert) Ward, Hersey, Mich.; one brother-in-law, Roger Weinert, Norway, Mich. and many nieces and nephews.
In accordance with his wishes private family services were held.
The Jacobs-Lundholm Funeral Home served the family.