Charles J. Stewart, 77, of Port Saint Lucie, FL died Thursday February 7, 2013 at home.
He was born on April 10, 1935 in St. Louis, MO and has been a resident of Saint Lucie County since 1989 coming from Long Island, NY.
Charles was retired from the hospital business as Director of Food Service.
He was a member of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church where he served as Deacon, President of The Brotherhood, Trustee and a former member of the Men’s Chorus. Charles was also a member of the Martin Luther King Committee and the Masonic Lodge of NY.
Survivors include his wife, Saundra Stewart, of Port Saint Lucie, FL; sons, Kevin Charles Stewart, of NY; Shawn Joseph Stewart, of Port Saint Lucie, FL; daughter, Renell Frances Stewart, Tampa, FL; two grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Charles was preceded in death by his mother, Carrie Stewart Mosley, father, Frank Hamilton, and sister, Rose Marie Smith.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 6PM and a memorial service will begin at 6 to 7PM Friday February 15, 2013 at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church. A funeral service will be held 11AM Saturday February 16, 2013 at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, Fort Pierce. Burial will follow at Riverview Memorial Park.