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STEWART, Mark Mikel
STEWART - Mark Mikel Died peacefully at his home in Port Charlotte, FL, on January 28, 2018, at the age of 69, son of the late Donald and Ellen Stewart. Father of the late Erin Stewart. He is survived by: his sisters, Suzanne Stewart (Sean Fallon), Deborah Goss (the late John G. Goss), Joan Appleget (the Rev. Patrick Appleget), his sons, Christopher Stewart (Paula Stewart), Alexander Stewart (Chelsea Cogliano) his stepdaughters, Jennifer Keenan (John Sullivan), Jessica Keenan (Shane Foss), his grandchildren Christopher Dunning, Julia Rose, Stewart and step-grandchildren, Brady and Emma Sullivan, Jonathan Taber, Anthony Soto, Hunter Keenan, Cash Foss. Mark was an Air Force veteran who served in the Vietnam War. He worked as an Air Traffic Controller at the Buffalo/Niagara Falls International Airport and later as a Toll Station Supervisor for the NYS Thruway Authority. After his move to Florida, his love of reading led him to be an active volunteer at his local library. His own military service led him to also actively engage in groups assisting veterans who are affected by the long term results of war. Funeral Services will be conducted at 12 Noon on Saturday, February 24, 2018, at St. Timothy Lutheran Church, 1453 Staley Road, Grand Island, NY 14072, immediately followed by burial at Forest Lawn Cemetery, 1411 Delaware Ave., Buffalo, NY 14209.