Obituary Notice: Richard O. Stewart

Obituary Notice: Richard O. Stewart (Provided photo)

Obituary Notice: Richard O. Stewart (Provided photo)

Richard O. Stewart, 65, of Fleetwood died Monday, Feb. 24, 2014 at the St. Joseph Hospital, Reading.

He was born Jan. 19, 1949 in Clearfield, a son of the late Owen and Dorothy Stewart and Clarabell (Johnson) Stewart.

Mr. Stewart retired as a charter bus driver from the Bieber Bus Co., Kutztown. He had previously been employed by the Mansun Bus Co., Bellefonte. He was an avid sports fan, enjoyed hunting and liked horses.

He was Christian by faith. A U.S. Army veteran, he served with the U.S. Army during Vietnam War.

He’s survived by his five children, Tracey Arturo and her husband, Roger and their seven children, Camille Brown and her four children, Robert Brown and his wife, Desiree, Michelle Morgan and her two children and five grandchildren, and Virgil Morgan and his one child; a sister, Frances Henry; and three brothers, Ronald ‘Fish’ Stewart and Dennis ‘Bibby’ Stewart and Donald ‘Bear’ Stewart of Curwensville. He’s also survived by his second wife, Shirley Stewart, and third wife, Carolyn Brown and numerous other family members.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Patricia Stewart.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Curwensville United Methodist Church, Curwensville, with the Rev. Dr. Robert S. Ludrowsky officiating. Burial will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery, Curwensville.

Military honors will be accorded at cemetery by the members of the Clearfield VFW and American Legion Posts’ Honor Guards.

Friends will be received from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. and from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Friday at the Kevin A. Beardsley Funeral Home, Curwensville, and from 10 a.m. until the time of services Saturday at the church.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to Curwensville Baseball Booster Club, 606 Susquehanna Ave., Curwensville.

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