May 11, 2011
Florence P. Stewart, 93, of Sanibel, passed away quietly at Cypress Cove on April 7, 2011 with her family at her bedside.
Florence was the wife of James C. Stewart. The couple celebrated their 69th wedding anniversary on Oct. 4, 2010. They lived in the Midwest until 1995, when they became full time residents of Sanibel.
In addition to her husband, Florence is survived by her five children — Patricia, Jim, Loretta, Ed and Anita. Additionally, she has 11 grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
In addition to being a loving wife and mother, Florence has been involved in church and charitable work during her entire life including work as a volunteer in her earlier years and as a contributor more recently.
A funeral mass was held at St. Isabel Catholic Church on Sanibel Island on April 11.