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February 24, 1937 - May 2, 2014

Jay Louis Stuart was born Feb. 24, 1937 in Anthony, Kansas and moved to California at the age of 18 months. He lost his battle with cancer on May 2, 2014 while surrounded by 4 generations of family, at his daughter's home in Roseville.

Preceded in death by his parents, Marian and Jacob Stuart and his sister, Peg Dempsey.

He leaves behind his beloved wife of 55 years, Sue; children Kathy (Scott) Peters, Sharon (Dennis) Jones and Brian (Lili) Stuart; as well as 10 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren and his brother, Ned Stuart.

Jay was a practicing pharmacist for 50 years, almost all of which was in Gridley, CA, taking care of his local community. He was a devoted husband and father who loved the outdoors and traveling. Jay could fix just about anything and will be remembered for his kindness, resourcefulness, stubbornness and willingness to lend a hand to support his family, friends and the extra kids that he and Sue "adopted" along the way.

A Celebration of his Life will be held on Friday, May 16, 2014 from 1-4pm at 1233 Reuter Ranch Rd., Roseville, CA 95661. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The or the .

Online condolences may be posted at www.chapelofthepinesfunerals.com

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Published in Appeal Democrat on May 11, 2014
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