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Robert R. Stewart

August 25, 1943 - May 16, 2020

Robert R. Stewart, 76 of Mason, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family. Robert was born in Cadillac, MI the son of Robert W. & Maron E. (Dial) Stewart. He graduated from Ionia High School in the class of 1960 and attended MSU for 2 years before serving in the US Navy. On October 17, 1970 he married Mary Jo Moon in Lansing Michigan at the Central United Methodist Church. This year they would have celebrated 50 years of marriage. Robert worked at MSU as an Assistant Director, Administrative Information Services Michigan State University before retiring. He was a past member of the MSU Flying Club, loved woodworking, building model planes, dog shows where he showed English Bulldogs, and flying planes.

He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Jo, their children: Jennifer (Jeffrey) Cox of Mason, James (Tina) Stewart of Holt, and Jason (Karin) Stewart of California, Maryland. 6 grandchildren, his brothers: William of Delaware and Timothy (Peggy) of Oregon. He was predeceased by his parents. Memorials are suggested to Muscular Sclerosis Society of Michigan or St. Jude's Hospital. There will be no services. Arrangements by Watkins Brothers Funeral Homes, Perry Chapel. Online condolences may be sent to the family by going to