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Lois M. Stewart

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Lois M. Stewart

Kaukauna - Lois M. Stewart, age 94, of Kaukauna, Wisconsin, formerly of Wayne, Ohio passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 4, 2018. She was born on September 29, 1923 in Wayne, Ohio to the late Herman A. & Elva M. (Hedge) Zeigler. Lois married Robert S. Stewart on August 21, 1943 in Wayne; he preceded her in death on May 6, 1999.

Surviving Lois is her daughter, Janice L. (Ted) Nemcik of Park City, Utah; son, James G. Stewart of Kaukauna, Wisconsin; grandchildren, Amy Nemcik of Las Vegas, NV, Jason (Heather) Stewart of Davenport, Iowa, Jenny (Brian) Fairchild of Appleton, Wisconsin, Jared Stewart of Kaukauna, Wisconsin; and 9 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Herman & Elva; loving husband of 55 years, Robert; and brothers, Harry & Robert Zeigler.

Lois was a 1941 graduate of Montgomery Township High School in Wayne, and then began working as the school secretary for Wayne Elementary where she worked for 24 years, retiring in 1983. In Wayne she was a member of the Wayne United Methodist Church and the United Methodist Women. After moving to Wisconsin she was a member of the Faith Church in Neenah, and enjoyed volunteering at the St. Paul's gift shop in Kaukauna, Wisconsin, and the Outagamie County Community Center in Wisconsin. She was also a member of several bowling leagues over the years in Ohio and Wisconsin and bowled until she was 90. Lois wanted to give a special Thank You to granddaughter, Jennifer Fairchild, husband, Brian and children, Tyler and Mackenzie as well as Katie Stewart for their loving care, always including her, and never leaving her alone. Also, a special Thank You to the Staff of Kindred Hearts of Kaukauna, Compassus Hospice & Palliative Care, and Rev. Tim Albecht.

A Memorial Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at 12:00 PM at the Wayne United Methodist Church in Wayne, Ohio with Pastor Vernagaye Sullivan officiating. Immediately following the service a bereavement luncheon will be held at the church. Memorial donations may be made to the Wayne United Methodist Church or the Wood County Humane Society. On-line condolences may be sent to Lois' family at

Published in Appleton Post-Crescent on Aug. 9, 2018
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