Obituary for William Donald Stewart

William Donald Stewart

Birth Date: Apr. 30th, 1927
Date Passed: Mar. 13th, 2017


William Donald Stewart age 89, of Ravenna, MI died, Monday, March 13, 2017 at Mercy General Health Partners-Mercy in Muskegon. William was born on April 30, 1927 in Muskegon, MI to the late Giles Elliott and Jessie (Ames) Stewart. He married Beverly I. (Jonas) Stewart on February 1, 1947 and she preceded him in death on December 30, 2006. He then married Helen May (Myers) Stewart on January 19, 2011 in Muskegon, MI. William is survived by his wife: Helen M. Stewart of Ravenna, 2 Sons: Daniel (Linda) Stewart of Muskegon, Roger and (Nita) Stewart of Oklahoma. Niece: Betty (Vern) Schultz of Coopersville. Step Sons: Duane Hoffman of Ravenna and Kenneth Yordy of Muskegon. 7 Grandchildren and Several Great Grandchildren. Brothers: Elliott (Joyce) Stewart and Roy Stewart both of Muskegon. Sisters: Mary Ann Velderman of Zeeland and Doris Underhill of Muskegon. Brother in-law: Lester (Maxine) Myers of Grand Rapids. Many nieces and nephews also survive. Funeral Services for William D. Stewart will be on Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 11:00am at the Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna with Pastors Dan Smith and Pastor Andy Jackson officiating. Burial will be in Fruitport Cemetery. The family will be at the Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 from 6:00 to 8:00pm to receive friends. Memorials may be directed to the Jibson Immanuel Baptist Church. Go to: or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511


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