Stewart Strevig

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  • "I had the privilege of saying goodbye less than two weeks..."
    - Dona Shaffer
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Stewart L. Strevig, 97 of Hanover, passed peacefully on Saturday, March 03, 2018 at Homewood at Plum Creek. He was the loving husband of the late Charlotte C. Strevig who passed away December 21, 2015; together they shared nearly 77 years of marriage. Born Friday, July 23, 1920 in Carroll County, Maryland he was a son of the late J. Warren and Clara (Shaffer) Strevig. Stewart was a member St. Mark Lutheran Church, Hanover. Mr. Strevig and his wife Charlotte were life-long farmers in Carroll County, MD raising beef cattle, hogs and chickens. They began farming in 1944 and bought their farm in 1946. Stewart ran a retail egg route in Baltimore for 32 years; he and Charlotte clerked public auctions for various auctioneers for over 30 years. Stewart served on the Board of Directors of Hampstead Bank and performed appraising for them. In addition Stewart was a real estate broker in Carroll County, MD. He and his wife traveled through 42 states together. He was an avid hunter and owned several different camps and parcels of land in Potter County, PA. Stewart is survived by his son Gerald L. Strevig of Bumpass, VA; three grandchildren, three great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren. In addition to his parents and wife, Stewart was preceded in death by his daughter, Barbara L. Hahn; two brothers, Raymond and John Strevig; two sisters, Helen Arbaugh and Mary Clagett. There will be no public viewing, a graveside service to celebrate the life of Stewart Strevig will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, March 9, 2018 at Rest Haven Cemetery, intersection of Boundary and Westminster Ave., Hanover with Rev. Kirk A. Griffin officiating. Pallbearers will be Matt Blazey, Bonnie Blazey, Andy Hahn, Bob Klingenberg, Jane Klingenberg, Gerry Strevig, and Darlene Strevig. For those desiring, contributions in Stewart's memory may be made to St. Mark Lutheran Church, 129 Charles St., Hanover, PA 17331. To share memories of Stewart L. Strevig, please visit

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Wetzel Funeral Home - Hanover
549 Carlisle Street
Hanover, PA 17331
Published in Carroll County Times on Mar. 6, 2018
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