Virginia V. Stewart, age 88, of Hancock, passed away Tuesday morning, August 7, 2018 at Aspirus Riverview Hospital in Wisconsin Rapids.
She was born December 1, 1929 in Chicago, the daughter of Fredrick V. and Evelyn M. Sylvander Hendrickson. She married Charles T. Groves in 1947. She later married Theodore “Ted” R. Stewart on December 30, 1978.
Virginia purchased their home in the Hancock area in June of 1961 and later moved there in 2003 from Wood Dale, IL. She was an active member of the Roger Oestrich American Legion Auxiliary. Virginia enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
She is survived by her children, Charles (Signa) Groves, Washburn; Terri (Jeff) Horacek, Hancock; George (Pat) Stewart, Schaumburg, IL; Grandchildren: Susan Larsen, North Lake, IL; Keri (Dan) McGuire, North Lake, IL; Peter (Brenda) Groves, Bourbonnais, IL; Scott Sauve, Washburn; Terry (Ron) Swanson, Green River, WY: Kristy (Dan) Pleet, Almond, WI, Kelly (Jeff) Bacon, Hancock; Jennifer (John) Waldschmidt, West Chicago, IL; Matthew Stewart, Naperville, IL; Mike Stewart, Naperville, IL; Carrie Stewart, Chicago, IL; Jeff (Adrienne) Stewart, Naperville, IL; Great grandchildren: Harlie McGuire, North Lake, IL; Aryn McGuire, North Lake, IL; Ryan (Alex) Pearce, Stevens Point; Jana (Brent) Teske, Wausau, WI; Jacob, Callie & Rolland Bacon, Hancock; Cassie & Jon Pleet, Almond; Brenden Stewart, Naperville, IL; Ron, Austin & Chesli Woodard, Bourbonnais, IL; Mike Stewart, Naperville, IL; Carrie Stewart, Evanston, IL; Jeff (Adrienne) Stewart, Palatine, IL. Great Grandchildren: Harli McGuire, North Lake, IL; Aryn McGuire, North Lake, IL; Ryan (Alex) Pearce, Stevens Point, WI; Jana (Brent) Teske, Wausau, WI; Jacob, Callie & Rolland Bacon, Hancock; Cassie & Jon Pleet, Almond; Brenden Stewart, Naperville, IL; Ron, Austin & Chesli Woodard, Bourbonnais, IL; Emily Stewart Crawford, Evanston, IL; Zach and Ava Stewart, Palatine, IL. Great-Great Grandchildren: Wyatt Teske, Wausau, WI; Pennley Pearse, Stevens Point; further survived by cousins, nieces, nephews, other relatives and many special friends.
She was preceded in death by both her parents, one sister, husband Ted and son, Gerald Stewart.
Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, August 11, at 11 a.m. in the Stahl Funeral Home, Plainfield. Burial will be in the Colburn/Leola Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4–7 p.m. Friday at the Stahl Funeral Home and from 10 a.m. Saturday until the time of services. In lieu of flowers memorials to Hancock Community Center would be appreciated. Please take a moment to view the online guestbook. Send your condolences or share a memory of Virginia with her family & friends at www.stahlfuneralhome.com