Hancock County Courier
June 9, 2011
Vernard W. Stewart, 81, of Wylie Ridge, Weirton, passed away on Sunday, May 29, at his home.
H was a son of he late Francis B. and Lavurna M. Crawford Stewart and was born on February 26, 1930 at Holidays Cove (Weirton).
Vernard retired from Weirton Steel after 33 years where he last worked as the Superintendent of Maintenance in the Strip Steel Electric Department.
He was a member of the Paris Presbyterian Church where he served as an Elder and Trustee.
His wife Lois S. Truex Stewart preceded him in death on February 3, 2008. They had been married on September 21. 1949. One brother, Francis Stewart also preceded him in death.
Survivors include a son Terry L. Stewart and his wife Nancy of Weirton; a daughter, Sherry L. Stewart of Weirton; a brother, Kenneth Stewart of Wintersville; a granddaughter, Nicole Leinweber of Worthington, OH; and a grandson, Nathan Tucker of New York, NY.
Private interment services were held at Chapel Hill Cemetery in Weirton.
Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester was in charge of arrangements.