Linda H. (Faye) Stewart 72, of Wamego, Kansas passed away September 5, 2013 at her home peacefully with her family.

Linda was born September 1, 1941 in Paris, the daughter of Franklin and Emma (Lasater) Hamilton. She attended school in Prairie View until her marriage to Cleveland Stewart on October 25, 1958.

Linda was homemaker, manager of Manhattan Textile Services in Manhattan, Kansas and Denver, Colorado. Upon her retirement from the textile industry she opened Busy Bee Day Care until her full retirement in 2003.

Linda was a proud supporter of the United States Armed Forces through Cleveland’s twenty year military career and her children and grandchildren’s military service. She was an Auxiliary member of the Manhattan, Kansas VFW, American Legion and a member of the United Methodist Church of Prairie View and Denver, Colorado.

A viewing was held on Monday, September 9, 2013 from 10-11 A.M. at Roller Funeral Home Chapel in Paris. Burial followed the viewing at 11:30 A.M. at Ellsworth Cemetery in Midway, under the direction of Roller Funeral Home. Sign online guestbook at

She is survived by her children, son Michael and Sharon Stewart of Wamego, Kan., daughter Sadala (Stewart) Garcia of Pleasanton, Tex., and son, Cleveland Stewart Jr. of Denver, Colo.; nine grandchildren and four great grandchildren; sister, Wanda Koenigseder of Scranton; brothers, William "Dub" Hamilton and Ervin "Wayne" Hamilton of New Blaine. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Cleveland; brothers, Morris Hamilton and Franklin "Carrol" Hamilton; sisters, Emma "Francis" McBride and Dortha L. Terway.

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