Stuart E. Stephany passed away August 3, 2021 at Lourdes Mercy Health Hospital. Stuart is survived by his beloved wife, Lois (née Dilger) of 60 years, and three children Lisa (Marv) Jerstad, David Stephany, and Carol Stephany. Proud Grandfather of Jason (Jessica) Stephany, Jordan Stephany, and Daria Stephany. Along with his immediate family, he is survived by a Step-Grandaughter, Shannon (Troy) Johnson, Step-Great Grandchildren, Matthew (Brittniann) Johnson, Kaitlin Johnson and Nicholas Johnson. Two Step Great, Great Grandchildren, Kayden and Bennett. He also is survived by his cousin, Gladys Heim and sister-in-law, Arlene Renn and many nieces and nephews.
Mr. Stephany was born in Louisville, Kentucky in 1932 to the late Edward and Louise (Volk) Stephany. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Edna Stephany and Ruth (Alex) Benovitz. Stuart spent 43 years in the Railroad Industry working at the L&N, Illinois Central, and P&L. Stuart served during the Korean War in the United States Air Force and was a member of the U.S. Air Force Band and Paducah Jazz Band.
Visitation will be held Friday, August 6, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Keeling & Goodman Funeral Home. Services will be on Saturday, August 7, 2021 at 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home. Entombment at Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
--Obituary Submitted by Family