Obituary for Doris E. Stewart

Written by on November 19, 2019

Doris E. Stewart 85 of Forest

Funeral services for Doris E. Stewart will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, November 21st, 2019 at The Price – McElroy Funeral Home in Kenton with Chuck Fox officiating. Burial will follow in Hale Cemetery.

She died on Saturday, November 16th, 2019 at Blanchard Valley Hospital in Findlay. She was born on July 6, 1934 in Rushville, IN to the late Ralph and Bonnie (Reese) Hileman. On May 30th, 1954 she married Leon Max Claybaugh and he preceded her in death on March 1, 1974. She then married Richard Stewart on January 2,  1981 and he survives in Forest.

Also surviving are 1 daughter; Patricia Hale of Mt.Victory, 1 son; Tim (Eleanor) Claybaugh of Kenton, 1 sister; Joan (Frank) Edwards of Rushville, IN. 7 Grandchildren; Tiffany (Brett) Retterer, Brandy (Brian) Sibold, Brittany (Joshua) Rudasill, Wes (Nicki) Hale, Erika (Craig) Eibling, Erin (Chad) Birnesser and William “BJ” Zimmerman. 11 Great-Grandchildren; Abigail Retterer, Emily Retterer, Makenna Eibling, Treysen Eibling, Alexa Eibling, Emori Criner, Landry Birnesser, Brilynn Rudasill, Brantley Rudasill, Cayn Hale and Cole Hale.

She was preceded in death by 1 son; Jeffery Claybaugh, 7 sisters; Annie Nighbert, Wilma Nighbert, Pauline Schoettmer, Mildred Brown, Geneva Wall, Irene Click and Virginia Hileman. 2 brothers; Lionel Nighbert and Kenneth Hileman.

Doris was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witness in Kenton.

She enjoyed going fishing and baking/cooking but most of all she enjoyed spending time with her family.

Memorial donations may be made a charity of the donors choice.

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