GREENWICH — James L. Stewart, 73, a resident of Blodgett Road, died unexpectedly Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at Glens Falls Hospital.
Born Jan. 12, 1941, in Mechanicville, he was the son of the late Robert and Nettie Poucher Stewart.
James worked in the paper industry for many years. After his retirement, he worked various jobs throughout the local community. He enjoyed NASCAR, his birds and spending time with his great-grandson. He was a former member of Fort Edward Fire Department.
Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Celia Quinones Stewart of Greenwich; his children, Sara Stewart (Michael) of Ashburn, Ga., James Stewart (Leigh Ann) of Harrington, Del., and Robert Stewart (Amy) of Dover, Del.; one sister, Patricia Ruthosky of Glens Falls; his grandchildren, Kristina Bennett, Kyle Rasanen, Bethany Pintore, Adam and Jennifer Stewart, Billy and Britni Dinkins and Jacob, Gregory and Jacqueline Stewart; great-grandchildren, Giovanni and Giuliana Pintore, Ethan Bennett and Nova Skye Stewart; and several nieces and nephews.
A Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at Notre Dame-Visitation Church on Pearl Street in Schuylerville.
Spring burial will be in Notre Dame Cemetery.
Friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24, at Flynn Bros. Inc. Funeral Home, 13 Gates Ave., Schuylerville.
Memorials can be made in his memory to American Legion National Emergency Fund, P.O. Box 1954, Indianapolis, IN 46206.
Online remembrances can be made at www.flynnbrosinc.com.