EWING - John E. Stewart Sr., age 51, of Ewing, passed away March 21, 2013, at Deborah Heart and Lung Center, Pemberton.
Born in Princeton he had lived in Ewing for 15 years. He was a graduate of Hopewell Valley High School. Mr. Stewart was employed by United Healthcare in Newark. He was a lifelong member and volunteer firefighter
for Station 51 in Pennington.
Son of the late Joan Sterline Stewart and Newton Stewart, Mr. Stewart is survived by his wife, Teyonda Tanner, son, John E. Stewart Jr., daughter, Kayla Stewart, mother-in-law, Maxine Tanner, two sisters, Joice Stewart and JoAnn Mattis (Gary), a brother, Newton Stewart Jr. (Amy), two brothers-in-law, Gilbert Tanner Jr. (Phillena) and Matthew Tanner, sister-in-law, Tiffany Tanner (Reggie), and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at the Hughes Funeral Home, 324 Bellevue Ave., Trenton. Calling hours will be 11 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to John and Kayla Stewart in care of the Hughes Funeral Home, 324 Bellevue Ave., Trenton, NJ 08618.