Robert Lee Steward, 74, of Montreal, died Saturday, June 8, 2019, in Montreal.
He was born Aug. 8, 1944, in Winnipeg, Mo. to Jasper Newton and Bertha Fredonia Cook Steward.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Billy Gene and Delmar Steward, and two sisters, Darlene Allen and Freda McDaniel.
He was a very well respected employee for Osagian Canoes for several years.
Robert was a member of Decaturville Baptist Church.
He is survived by two sons, Mickey Steward (fiancee Dawn Denton), of Lebanon and Michael Steward, of Montreal; one grandchild, Brandy Steward; three brothers, Larry and Elmer Steward, of Richland, and Gary Steward, of Tuscumbia; other relatives and friends.
A Celebration of Life for Robert Lee Steward Service for Robert Lee Steward will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 15, 2019, at Decaturville Baptist Church with the Rev. Phil Burns officiating. There is no scheduled burial, at his request, is body is to be cremated under the direction of Shadel’s Colonial Chapel of Lebanon.
A memorial has been established for the family and donations can be left at or mailed to Shadel’s Colonial Chapel, P.O. Box 948, Lebanon, Mo. 65536.
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