Edward J. Stewart
Edward J. Stewart "Eddy", 60 of Cranston, passed away of liver cancer on August 24, 2017. Eddy will be remembered by his life partner and best friend of 21 years, Tim Riggin. Eddy was born in Providence to the late Thomas and Mary (McNamara) Stewart. He will also be remembered by his twelve siblings, Mary (Arthur) Frechette of Cumberland; Thomas (Carol) Stewart of Chesapeake, Virginia; Raymond (Dianne) Stewart of Cranston; Patricia (Michael) Garrahan of West Warwick; Ann Mendes of North Smithfield; Rose (Paul) Owen of Florida; Daniel (Sharon) Stewart of Cranston; Richard (Yukie) Stewart of Athol, Massachusetts; Joan (Kenneth) Rotella of Smithfield; James (Jill) Stewart of Cranston, Dorothy (David) Coffin of Nantucket, Massachusetts; Barbara (Brenton) Thurston of Smithfield; many nieces and nephews and also dear friends Becky and Tara. After spending years living in California, Texas and Florida, he returned to Rhode Island. Eddy worked for Colibri until ill health forced his retirement. Eddy enjoyed life to the fullest. He had a passion for family, friends, travel, animals and Diana Ross.
A Memorial Service will be held at 6:00PM on Thursday August 31, 2017 in The Butterfield Chapel 500 Pontiac Avenue Cranston. Please omit flowers. Donations may be made in his memory to the ASPCA.
Barbara, Brent, Brenton & Landon - 08/28/2017
Eddy, we love you and will miss you
Tommie and Carol - 08/28/2017
We will miss you. Enjoyed so many long telephone chats for years with you....
Rebecca Cabaniss "Becky" - 08/29/2017
In life we loved you dearly, in death we love you still. In my heart you hold a place that only you can fill. It broke my heart to lose you but , you didn't go alone, a part of me went with you the day God took you home.
Billy Donley - 08/29/2017
To my dear friends of 55 years, Gilberta and I send our condolences to your family on Eddy's passing. We'd attend but that we are in Tennessee. May he rest in God's peace.
Jim and Jill - 08/29/2017
We love and miss you Ed.
Remember what Diana Ross said.
" Someday We'll Be Together"
Tara Lehman - 08/29/2017
You are and will be in my heart . You made the world a better place. for me. I love you, and I will cherish all the great adventures we had . See you later....
Brenda Deal Bhat - 08/29/2017
Eddy you were a childhood friend, I will always remember the great guy you were. RIP my condolences to your partner and family. Diana is also my favorite. Sleep with the Angels
Pat Aguiar - 08/29/2017
Eddy, you took me to my first movie "Love Story". I had no facials to wipe my tears and you gave me your shirtsleeve. I remember all the talks and laughs we had walking on Pleasant Valley Parkway. These memories and you will never be forgotten. My condolences to your family. God Bless!
Susan Santurri - 08/29/2017
You were always so nice to me, Thank You. The birds in your yard will miss you (RIP)Rest In Paradise
Pat Letbetter - 08/30/2017
My sincere condolences to the entire Stewart family. I only knew Eddy for a short period of time but my memories were of a fun loving, generous person. Heartfelt prayers to all who new him.
Ginni and Dale - 09/05/2017
Sending sympathy to all of my cousins today after hearing of Eddy's death. So very sorry. My thoughts and prayers are with you today.