Nellie M. Stewart

Nellie M. Stewart

STERLING – Nellie M. Stewart, 99, of Sterling, died Sunday, March 11, 2018, at Franklin Grove Nursing Home.

Nellie was born Nov. 15, 1918, in Emerson, the daughter of John L. and Bessie (Stanley) Deets. She married Myrl Stewart on Oct. 30, 1937, in Coleta. He preceded her in death on July 26, 2002.

Survivors include two daughters, Linda (Keith) McCall of North Richland Hills, Texas, and Mary (Stan) Bradshaw of St. Anthony, Idaho; two sons, Dave (Barb) Stewart of Rochelle and Ronald (Connie) Stewart of Tulsa, Oklahoma; one
sister, Bessie Perkins of Michigan; several grandchildren; several great-grandchildren, and one great-great-granddaughter.

She also was preceded in death by her four sisters and five brothers.

Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday, and the funeral at 11 a.m. Saturday at Schilling Funeral Home & Cremation in Sterling, with Dalmus Meeks, officiating. Burial will be at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling.

A memorial has been established.

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