STEWART, Denys Alistair – Age 84 of Petrolia, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 23, 2023 at Sumac Lodge, Sarnia. Beloved husband of Barb (Bradshaw). Loving father of Suzanne Morier (Dan) and Krista Stewart, stepfather of Michael and Andre Greeff. Special grandfather of Devyn, Keely, Aiden, Max, Avery, Dane and Leo. Predeceased by his parents Russell and Alice Stewart, daughter Dana Stewart (Shawn) and brother James (the late Ruth) Stewart. Denys was an RCMP officer for 35 years, retiring as Staff Sergeant of the “D” division in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He also drove transport truck for Arnold Brothers for 10 years, he was a member of the Kinsmen Club of Oakbank Springfield in Manitoba, a member of St. Pauls United Church in Petrolia, and was on the board at Midvalley Apartments for many years. Denys was well respected, kind, loving and always ready to help – truly a great man. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Family and friends will be received on Thursday, August 31st from 6:00-8:00pm at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS, Brigden.
A funeral service will take place on Friday, September 1st at 11:00am at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS, Brigden. Interment to follow at Bradshaw Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. Paul’s United Church-Petrolia, Lambton County Developmental Services Foundation (LCDS) or Alzheimer’s Society.