Diana Elizabeth Stewart
October 27, 1939 - March 2, 2018
Diana Elizabeth Stewart, age 78, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully on Friday, March 2, 2018.
Born in Queens, NY on October 27, 1939, she was a daughter of the late George Markarian and Cecelia (Ferranti) Scheid. Diana grew up in Queens and raised her family in Brooklyn. She dedicated her life to her family as a talented and loving homemaker.
Diana enjoyed visiting the beach and lighthouses and had an extensive lighthouse collection. She also loved to collect stuffed animals. Diana was a member of Holy Family R.C. Church. Most of all she will be remembered as a devoted wife, loving mother, sister and Best Grandmother Ever.
In addition to her parents, Diana was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Daniel P. Stewart; and son, Daniel Stewart. She is survived by her children, Michelle Stewart of Newark, Cynthia Clabough of York, PA and Kenny Stewart (Tuesdi) of Newark; sisters, Linda Sheridan of Chattanooga, TN and Veronica Cascino (Frank) of Newark, grandchildren, Raven, Lewis, Justine, Diana, Alexandria and Victoria; and four great grandchildren.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 11 am until 12 pm on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 12 noon. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery, 6001 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19808.