CONOVER - Olmeito Louise Huitt Stewart, age 89, of Conover passed away Friday, March 6, 2020 at Catawba Valley Medical Center.
Olmeito was born June 3, 1930 in Catawba County to the late John Henderson Huitt and the late Margaret Elizabeth Murdoch Huitt. She was a member of Woodlawn Baptist Church in Conover.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Coye Gene “Pete” Stewart; two brothers, Billy Ray Huitt, John Huitt; four sisters, Phyllis Lowrimore, Sara Elizabeth Cole, Frances Chapman, and Maxine Foster.
She is survived by three sons Kevin Stewart (Nancy) of Newton, Peter Stewart of Newton, Samuel Stewart (Sabra) of Newton; two daughters Jeanne Deal of Newton, Debby Fiorentino of Hudson; 13 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Woodlawn Baptist Church in Conover with Dr. Ed Yount officiating.
Burial will follow in Mt. Ruhama Baptist Church Cemetery in Maiden.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 1-1:45 p.m. at the church prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to Woodlawn Baptist Church in Conover.
Visit www.burkemortuary.com to register your condolences.
Burke Mortuary and Crematory of Newton, N.C. is serving the Stewart family.
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