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“My deepest condolences to Russell's family. He was the brother I never had & always wanted & my oldest friend whom I dearly loved. I wish I could...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Cindy Starr - Hollywood, FL

“Our prayers are with you all, may God continue to comfort you and give you the peace you need. Love you ”
2 of 15 | Posted by: Rodney Kuhnau - Goldsboro, NC

“Russ was a blessing. He liked to have fun and was kind, thoughtful, intelligent. I will miss him. He passed much too soon. ”
3 of 15 | Posted by: karen berk - IL - Friend

“I'm sorry I can't attend the service, but my thoughts are with you. Russ was a kind soul, had an easy smile, warm presence. With fond memories, Kris ”
4 of 15 | Posted by: Kris Krusemark - Port Townsend, WA

“Our Saviors love and leave surround you all as you share happy memories and hear Christ's words of hope Because I live, you will live also.Love,Frank ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Frank Zimmerman - Danvers, IL

“Russ and I became friends in the theatre department at Lincoln Way High School. All of the theatre folks were close. Russ was cast in one play in a...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Lauren Sommerfeld - Oak park, IL

“Praying the family may God comfort u at this time he will be missed .I will miss running up to Russell during are ccso events .God has gained an...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Maria Kondor Ianc - Chicago, IL

“Russell was there for me at my hardest time, during my moms sickness and passing he was very sweet and kind I will never forget that. ”
8 of 15 | Posted by: Susan Wierenga - Lockport, IL

“I'm so very sorry for your loss. Russell will be remembered as someone who was very kind and appreciative of his family and friends. I'm very happy...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Phyllis Huber - Naperville, IL

“Aunt Mary, Ardis and Audrey, Our prayers are of comfort and peace. We love you all. ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Rodney and Debi Kuhnau - NC

“Russ, I will miss you so very much. From high school friends, to life long friends. I always enjoyed our visits over the years whether at my mom's...Read More »
11 of 15 | Posted by: Tina Lichtenfeld - Papillion, NE

“My deepest sympathy for the family. Russ served at Harvest Bible Chapel in the food ministry, I met him at an Upward event. He washed several...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: John Matthies - Joliet, IL

“Russell, you were a great friend. I will miss the gathering with everyone on CCSO and the laughter that comes along the way. You are the life of the...Read More »
13 of 15 | Posted by: Karen Wisniewski - Mount Prospect, IL

“Russ, I always remember your sly sense of humor. You were a great friend when we went to the Center together. High School... such a lifetime ago huh...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Charlie Quiring - Augusta, KS

“Dear family of Russ Stewart. My deepest condolences on the passing of my dearest Russ, my college mate at Northern and favorite buddy. I miss you,...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Z Zainal Ahmad - Kuala Lumpur, IL


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Russell Steven Stewart
Age 49, of Mundelein formerly of Frankfort, passed away on Wednesday, December 27, 2017. Loving son of Mary (Arthur A.) Wagner and the late Donald Reed Stewart; beloved brother of Ardis Stewart and Audrey (Mark) Luecke; dearest step brother of Arthur C. (Kim) Wagner; cherished uncle of Cole, Amelia, and Melinda Luecke; fond step uncle of Carl and Alec Wagner; and many cousins and great cousins. He attended church at The Chapel in Liberttyville. A memorial visitation will be held at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 65 Old Frankfort Way, Frankfort, IL 60423 on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 from 10:00 AM until time of memorial service at 11:00 AM in the funeral home chapel. Inurnment will follow to Pleasant Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Pulmonary Hypertension Foundation would be appreciated. Info www.kurtzmemorialchapel.com or 815-806-2225