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Stewart John Cunningham

1931 ~ 2022 (age 91)


Stewart Cunningham passed away peacefully in palliative care at the Battlefords Union Hospital on Monday, May 9, 2022 at the age of 91 years.

Stewart was born January 26, 1931 and grew up at Speers where he started a construction company and later took over the family farm. Stewart was known for his strong work ethic, his love of family, community, a good cup of coffee and a game of cards.

He is survived by wife, Phyllis; daughters: Kathy (Paul) McAllister, and Diane (Rob) Jones; son, Keith, grandchildren: Nathan Jones, Sarah Jones (Jon Whelan), Megan Jones, Sam (Kaley) McAllister, Emilie McAllister, and Devin McAllister (Brianna Halewich); sisters: Louise Carr and Lorna (Alex) Fulton.

Predeceased by son, Donald; sisters: Jean and Evelyn; brothers: Bob and Allan; parents: Grace and Sam.

A Celebration of Stewart’s life will be held at the Speers Rec Centre on Thursday, May 19, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. with Reverend Gayle Wensley officiating.

For those unable to attend please see below for the live stream

Memorial donations can be made to a charity of your choice or to the New Ottawa Cemetery Po Box 38 Speers, SK  S0M 2V0 for the refurbishment of graves and name plaques.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Eternal Memories Funeral Service & Crematorium – Trevor Watts - Funeral Director.

To send flowers to Stewart's family, please visit our floral store.


Celebration of Life
May 19, 2022

2:00 PM
Speers Rec Centre
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