Geneva Lois Stewart was born January 11, 1944 in Urich, MO to Ruth (Devine) Ward. She passed away February 20, 2012 at St. Joseph Medical Center, Kansas City, MO.
On July 16, 1962 Lois was united in marriage to Melvin E. Stewart.
Lois worked for Wal-Mart for 29 years before retiring in 2006. She enjoyed watching the birds in her yard, lounging around the pool, spending time with her family and taking rides in the golf cart around town. She looked forward to the family gathering in July; eating breakfast at her favorite K-7 Drive Inn. Lois loved to travel to Texas and was a member of the Escapees RV club.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Ruth Ward, brother, Hank Ward and her father and mother in-law, Glen and Lena Stewart.
Lois is survived by her loving husband, Melvin of the home, Cindy Neff and husband, Doug, Urich, MO, Glen Stewart and wife Stacy, Urich, MO, eight siblings, John Devine and wife, Sandra, Vernon, FL, Twila Hayward, Independence, MO, Alfred Stoneking and wife Kathy, Clinton, MO’ Dan Swisher and wife, Jane , Clinton, MO; Mary Henehan and husband Phil, Belton, MO; Ruth Green and husband, Joe, Seligman, MO, Tom Ward, Clinton, MO and Bob Ward, Independence, MO. Also surviving are her grandchildren, Billy, Heather and Melissa Tschudi and Logan and Haley Stewart; two great grandchildren, Morgen Tschudi and Case Tschudi, other relatives and many friends.