STEWART, William Milton
William Milton Stewart born March 1, 1920, passed away December 27, 2012 surrounded by his family. He and his late wife Bette Ann (d. 6/08) began their married life in Whittier in 1941. They were both from prominent native California families. As long term residents of Whittier they were involved in any civic organizations and contributed greatly to the community. Bill, a graduate of Canoga Park High School , attended USC and served in the Army
. He was a partner in the CPA firm of Reed and Stewart in Whittier and later with Hurdman and Cranston in Los Angeles. Bette Ann and Bill lived in Friendly Hills and moved to Morningside Retirement Community in Fullerton in 2003. He is survived by his sister Mary Verhine in Oregon and his two daughters, Susan Goddard in La Canada,CA and Stephanie Covington in Del Mar, CA. There are also four grandchildren and three great- grandchildren. Bill will rest beside Bette Ann at Rosé Hills Cemetery. A private service will be held for family.