LAURINBURG — Violet Theresa "Vi" Ceria Stewart, 92, formerly of Pinehurst, died on June 11, 2014 at Morrison Manor.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11 a.m. on Saturday at St. Mary Catholic Church in Laurinburg with Father JaVan Saxon officiating. Burial will follow at Pinelawn Memorial Park in Southern Pines.
Violet was born in Nanty Glo, Pa. on May 21, 1922 to the late Charles and Irma Lometto Ceria.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 58 years Howard J. Stewart and three sisters: Mary Lezzer, Jean Kulbokas and Rose Stefanak.
She is survived by her son Jeffrey C. Stewart and wife Nancy of Laurinburg, two grandchildren: Kristie Stewart and Tiffany Donaldson and husband O'Neil, two step grandchildren: David Motz and his wife Melanie and Tami Hewett and her husband James as well as four great-grandchildren and five step great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at St. Mary Catholic Church on Friday from 6-8 p.m. with a prayer service at 6:30 p.m.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Scotland County, P.O. Box 1033, Laurinburg, NC 28353 or St. Mary Catholic Church, P.O. Box 1148, Laurinburg, NC 28353.
Online condolences may be made at www.bolesfuneralhome.com
Boles Funeral Home of Southern Pines is serving the family.