Stew passed away peacefully with his loved ones by his side, on August 16, 2017 from a long and challenging illness. Left to honour his memory are his loving wife Ally, son Kelly (Kim), brothers Dave (Barb) and Tim (Deb) and granddaughters Carly and Paige. Stew was born in Ashcroft, BC and lived in many communities across BC. He owned and operated several pubs, resorts, and most recently the Creekside Mobile Home Park in Louis Creek. He also made a career and hobby of hot rods and autobody. Stew was an active member of the Royal Canadian Legion for many years. He loved cars, spending time with friends, and animals. He was always looking forward to his next project. At Stew’s request, there will not be a service. Arrangements entrusted to Drake Cremation and Funeral Services, Barriere, BC. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Cancer Society or the Marjorie Willoughby Snowden Hospice House.