Douglas L. Stewart
HAZELTON-Doug Stewart, 74, passed away at his home in Hazelton on Tuesday, March 4, 2014. Funeral service will be Friday, March 7, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. United Methodist Church in Kiowa. Burial will follow in the Rose Hill Cemetery at Hazelton.
Arrangements are by Lanman Funeral Home, Inc. of Kiowa, Kansas. Condolences may be shared with the family at lanmanmemorials.com
Douglas Lill Stewart was born on June 12, 1939 to Clyde and Margie Shroyer Stewart at the Gallaway Hospital in Anthony, Kansas. He attended the Hazelton School and graduated in 1957.
He was inducted into the Army on December 5, 1961. He went to Colorado for basic training and then stationed at Fort Hood, Texas. From Fort Hood he was convoyed to Florida where they boarded a troop transport and set off the coast of Cuba at the Missle Crisis. He was discharged September 6, 1963.
On December 22, 1962 he and Linda Joan Williams were married. After he was discharged from the military he went back into the cattle buying business. He was a member of the Masons and the Midian Shrine.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother.
He is survived by his brother, Danny Stewart and wife, Janie of Hazelton; nieces Gina Stewart, Tina Stewart and her daughter, Darcy, Dina Brown and husband, Russ and their children, Payke, Tucker, Lakin; one nephew Dudley Stewart many cousins and friends.
Visitation will be Thursday, March 6, 2014 from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Memorials may be made to the OWLS Senior Center in Hazelton and given to the funeral home.