STEWART, Challen

STEWART, Challen Wayman, Sr., 78, of Barnesville, Ohio passed away Satruday, February 2, 2013 at his home.

He was born on July 31, 1934 in Waynesburg, Pennsylvania to the late William and Rosa (Miller) Stewart.

Challen was a veteran of the Korean Conflict and was a retired mechanic for North American Coal Company. He was a member of the Church of the Nazarene and United Mine Workers of America.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded by his wife, Katherine (Corrick) Stewart (1999); six brothers, William, Dan, Lawrence, Dick, Gene, and Tommy; and sister, Evelyn (Stewart) Carpenter.

He is survived by children, Challen Wayman Stewart, Jr. of Barnesville and Glenna (Stewart) Roe of St. Clairsville; sister, Loretta Shaffer of Florida; seveb grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be Monday, February 4, 2013 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Campbell-Plumly-Milburn Funeral Home, 319 North Chestnut Street, Barnesville, Ohio where services will be Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 11 a.m. with Rev. Ed Eberhart.

Burial will follow at Powhatan Cemetery in Powhatan Point, Ohio.

Charitable donations may be made in Challen’s memory to the following organization: Barnesville First Christian Church, 219 West Church Street, Barnesville, OH 43713.