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Thomas Wilton Steward

March 11, 1934 ~ January 19, 2020 (age 85)


Steward, Thomas Wilton

Passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 19, 2020 in his 86th year at the Bruyere Hospice in Ottawa. He was the devoted husband of the late Joan (nee Bremner) Steward and beloved father of Wayne (Stephanie) and Bruce, proud grandfather of Jessica (Sarah) and Rebecca (Marc), and great grandfather of Owen and Nora. He was the son of the late Joseph and Annie (nee McKinney) Steward of Burlington Ontario. Dear brother of Newton (Anne), Nancy (Tom) and the late Jose Anne, along with many nieces and nephews. Also survived by the extended family of Norman, Bruce, Leon, Judy and Margaret, of New Brunswick and Maine USA, including nieces and nephews.

He spent many years in the military followed by his work as a Public Health Inspector for the City of Ottawa. He was a devoted member of the Masonic Lodge and Shriners.

Family and friends are invited to a visitation at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes 3440 Richmond Road, (between Bayshore and Baseline Rd) Nepean on Friday, February 21, 2020 from 7 to 9 p.m. and on Saturday, February 22 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. A Celebration of Tom’s Life will take place at St. Thomas the Apostle Anglican Church, 2345 Alta Vista Drive, Ottawa at 2 p.m. Reception to follow. For those who wish, please consider a memorial donation in Tom’s memory to Elisabeth Bruyère, the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Cancer Society. Condolences, tributes and donations may be made at

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February 21, 2020

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Garden Chapel, Richmond Rd, Nepean

February 22, 2020

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Garden Chapel, Richmond Rd, Nepean

Celebration of Life
February 22, 2020

2:00 PM
St. Thomas the Apostle Anglican Church
2345 Alta Vista Drive
Ottawa, Ontario K1H 7M6


Canadian Cancer Society

Heart and Stroke Foundation
110-1525 Carling Avenue, Ottawa ON K1Z 8R9
Web: http:///

Bruyere Foundation
43 Bruyere Street, Ottawa ON K1N5C8
Tel: 1-613-562-6319

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