June D. Stewart


June D. Stewart, 54, of Columbus, passed away Monday, Oct. 26, 2015, at her home.

June was born March 15, 1961, in Seymour, the daughter of John and Ola Jean (Penrose) Wayt. She married Larry W. “Stew” Stewart June 24, 2004.

June was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Her family was number one in her life.

The funeral will be conducted at 5 p.m. Friday at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home with the Rev. Jerry Van Kuiken officiating. Calling will be from 3 until 5 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home.

Survivors include her husband, Larry “Stew” Stewart; son, Paul (Maranda) Sterling of Columbus; son-in-law, Shawn Bowman of Vallonia; brothers, Jim (Diane) Wayt of Kurtz, Indiana and John D. Wayt of Columbus; sisters, Janice (Bob) Wagner of Columbus, Debra (Kyle) Snyder of Columbus, Shirley (Joe) Warner of Columbus and Janet Wooley of Tennesse; and grandchildren, Noah Ray, Jonathon Bowman, Shawn Timothy Bowman, Hailey Bowman, Tristan Sterling, Dillon Sterling, Nakita Purkey, Midnight Purkey and Jasmin Purkey.

She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Erica Bowman; and a brother, Ronald D. Wayt.

You are invited to view her video tribute, light a virtual candle and send a message to the Stewart family via the internet.