With sad hearts, the family of Leon Elwood Stewart of Fredericton, NB announces his passing on Thursday, January 6, 2022 at the Dr Everett Chalmers Regional Hospital. Born on November 9, 1949 in Barkers Point, he was the son of Henry and Jacqueline (Estey) Stewart. Leon worked for Gorman Paving, Warren Maritime, Elm City Paving and Hogan Paving. Leon loved hunting, fishing, 4-wheeling and spending time with his three great-grandchildren, Hunter and Paisley Lauzon, Emma Brewer.
Leon is survived by his wife of 54 years, Glenna (Meade); son, Stacey; daughter, Tammy (Tracy) Brewer; grandchildren, Rebecca Lauzon (Nick), Matthew Brewer (Leighann); sister, Dianne Collett (Harold); brother, Toni Lee.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his grandparents; brother, David; in-laws, Wilfred and Amelia Meade.
Respecting Leon’s wishes there will be no visitation or funeral service held. There will be a Private Graveside Service at PineGroveCemetery at a later date. The family would like to offer special thanks Dr. Yuri Michael Luntao for the compassion and care shown to Leon. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice. Personal condolences may be offered through www.yorkfh.com