Downs, KS—Steven E. Stuart, 68, passed away June 15, 2016 at the Mitchell County Hospital in Beloit, Ks.  He was born March 28, 1948 in Beloit, the son of Leland “Sandy” and Maxine (Williams) Stuart.
He graduated from Downs High School, attended Fort Hays State University, and served in the Kansas Army National Guard.
Steve is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Ron Miles & Tyree Stuart; sister, Sandy Hennigan; nephew, Darrell Snyder, and step-daughter, Kristi McBride.  He is survived by his wife, Dorine; daughters, Shalisha (Mark) Rank and Sarah Roeder, and son, Brett Stuart; sisters, Sharry (Jerry) Boyle, Jane (Randy) Beaver, Marla (Eldon) Turnbow, and brother, James (Jane) Stuart, 16 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held Saturday, June 18, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at the Downs Cemetery.  There will be no visitation.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers memorials be given to Breast Friends Foundation in care of Domoney Funeral Home, PO Box 127, Downs, KS. 67437