Kate G. Steward
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Kate G. Steward
  • May 26, 1924 - June 1, 2016
  • Fort Wayne, Indiana

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Kate G. Steward, 92, passed away June 1, 2016 at her home. She was born May 26, 1924 in Attica, IN to the late Ele Lewis "Pete" and Wilma Pearl (Carter) Martin. She worked as a telephone operator, along with caring for her family as a homemaker. She enjoyed volunteering, previously working at St. Joseph and Lutheran Hospitals and the Senior Citizen's Center. Her family remembers her tenacious will to live, her perseverance, her devotion to home, family, and friends and her charity to those in need. Surviving are her children, Gregory K. Steward of Lafayette, Celeste Steward and Jennifer Steward, both of Fort Wayne; and grandson, Seth Soren (Jenny) Steward of Carmel, IN. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Duane E. Steward; and brothers Forest Martin, Carter Martin, Porter Lewis "Doc" Martin, and Robert Ele Martin. Memorial service will be Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at 1 PM at Greenlawn Funeral Home, 6750 Covington Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46804 with visitation one hour prior. Visitation will also be on Monday, June 6, 2016 from 4 to 8 PM at the funeral Home. Entombment will be at Greenlawn Memorial Park. Preferred memorials may be made to Visiting Nurse Hospice.