Leone Ruth. Stewart, 73, Dothan, Ala., a Portage County native, died Saturday, June 10, 2000, at Southeast Alabama Medical Center in Dothan following a long illness.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held June 15 at St. Columba Catholic Church in Dothan. Burial was in Memory Gardens in Dothan.
Mrs. Stewart was born April 2, 1927, in Portage County, a daughter of the late Harry and Ann (Tuszkowski) Ossowski. She lived here the early years of her life.
She moved to Washington, D.C., in 1944 and was married to Glen H. Stewart in 1945. He died in 1980.
She was employed in civil service for 35 years, moving to Alabama 30 years ago.
Survivors include three sisters, Patricia Nordlund, Stevens Point, Harriet Hurrish, Mesa, Ariz., and Annette Zimmerman, Bellingham, Wash.
She was also preceded in death by two sisters, Sally McMullen and Margaret Ossowski; and three brothers, Robert Ossowski, Hubert Ossowski and Anthony Ossowski.