Stewart King of Auburn, California passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Sunday, August 11, 2013. He was 92. He was born on July 28, 1921 in Trochu, Alberta, Canada to Homer and Lucy King. Stewart retired from the United States Air Force with 26 years of service as an accounting and finance NCO assigned to the Defense Attache serving in bases around the United States and in embassies around the world.
The most important thing in his life was his family. He is survived by his wife, Louise, of 57 years; four children, Robert, Fred, Marshall, and Lily; 14 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions can be made to Pioneer United Methodist Church, Sutter Auburn Faith Hospice, or "Seniors First" Home Delivered Meals Program.
A memorial service will be held at Pioneer United Methodist Church on Friday, August 16 at noon.