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Stewart Family Apple Orchard
Sunday July 19th, 2020
4:00pm - 6:00pm

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Nancy Stewart

Nancy Carron Stewart, 80 of Ainsworth, IA died Tuesday, July 14, 2020 at Halcyon House in Washington.

A drive by visitation will be Sunday, July 19, 2020, 4-6:00PM at the family apple orchard at 508 Lincoln Street in Ainsworth. Her body has been cremated and burial will be at a later date.  Beatty Funeral Home is assisting family. A general memorial in the name of Nancy Stewart has been established.

Nancy was born March 2, 1940 in Columbus City, IA the daughter of Harold and Nola (Biek) Pine. She graduated from Bellflower High School and was united in marriage to Garry Stewart April 10, 1958 in Bellflower, CA.

Nancy owned and operated Stewart and Sons in Ainsworth along with her husband for 57 years and also worked for the University of Iowa for 18 years retiring in 2005. Nancy was a member of the Ainsworth Community Church.  She enjoyed collecting antiques, especially antique dishes, working in her flower garden, shopping and spending time with her family.

Survivors include her husband Garry of Ainsworth sons, Chris Stewart of Columbus City, Kurt (Dawn) Stewart of Ainsworth and Eric (Deb) Stewart of Riverside; siblings, Dan Pine, Elaine (Harold) Nicholson and Jeanette Stapp; grandchildren, Nicole (Derek Walker), Matthew (Amy), Tyler (Alyssa Hayes), Dylan (Lexi Dodds), Geoffrey, Brittany Thompson (Cody), Derrick (Taylor Edwards), Emily and Cory; great-grandchildren, Karson, Quinn, Jaxon, Crue, Sage, Lily, Bo, Abyl and Emerie.

She was preceded in death by her parents and stillborn daughter.

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So sorry to have just learned of Nancy's passing. Always enjoyed her company and have fond memories. Thoughts and prayers are with the family. xoxo Jill Hubbard (McCreedy)

Jill Aug 3 2020 12:00 AM

Just learned of the passing of Nancy. Was neighbor of the Pine family in CC and friends with Dan. My condolences to friend and classmate of Gary.

Dayle Frisk Jul 31 2020 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathies to Garry and family. I worked with Nancy for many years at the University of Iowa in Telecommunications and always enjoyed her company. I also enjoyed seeing her at the station in West Chester from time to time. I am so very sorry for your loss.Brenda Carey

Brenda Carey Jul 16 2020 12:00 AM

It is difficult to put into words how you feel when you loose a good friend. We will always remember the good times we had together through the years. You will always have your memories. Hugs to all.Larry and Janice Wieland

Janice Wieland Jul 16 2020 12:00 AM

Our deepest sympathy to the Stewart family on the loss of a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. Nancy was also a great asset to the Ainsworth community. The drive by at the orchard is a great tribute to her and the place she loved. Our thoughts are with you.Dan and Lori Havel and Family

Lori Havel Jul 16 2020 12:00 AM

REMEMBERING Nancy as a long time member of the Ainsworth Community...she was a very lovely lady ...remember her as an Ainsworth bank customer..a church member..a suportive community member..a friend and a devoted Mom and Grandma...she will be missed by many...her memories will be saved and shared by many...sending Hugs to all.

SHERRIE Hazen Jul 16 2020 12:00 AM

Dear Stewarts, We send our deepest sympathy to all the family. Nancy will always be near and dear to our hearts. I have great memories of times spent with her. She will be missed. Peace & loveJanean and Corky Stuart

Janean and Corky Stuart Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

Nancy and I didn't have many interactions but anytime we did she was very sweet, loving and kind. I know she will be missed greatly as it brought tears to my eyes even with the limited encounters.Josh & Becca Stuart

Josh & Becca Stuart Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM

We want to wish you our deepest sympathy during this difficult time. May Gods peace and comfort be with you.Central College Wrestling Alumni

Central College Wrestling Alumni Nov 30 -0001 12:00 AM