STEWARDweb5Nancy Ann Steward, of Hanover, passed away peacefully after a courageous battle, surrounded by her loving family on Friday evening, February 06, 2015.

She was 66.

Born on January 31, 1949 to Robert and Eleanor (nee Wilken) Becker. Nancy enjoyed her career as a Developmental Service Worker, working with the Developmentally Challenged to better enrich their lives until her retirement in October of 2014. Previous to her work as a D.S.W., she was employed with P & H Foods for 26 years as a foreman and Personnel Manager.

Survived by her daughters Stephanie Steward, Tammy Steward-Price (Ross) both of Hanover and Patricia Kieswetter of Elmwood. Missing their grandma’s smiles and hugs are grandchildren Quinton, Dakota, Makala and Nicholas. Dear daughter of Eleanor Becker of Hanover. Nancy will be fondly remembered by her sisters in law Linda Becker of Oakville and Susan Becker of Espanola. Predeceased by her father Robert Becker, brothers Robert, Donald, Kenneth and Allan Becker and by her sister in law Rose Becker.

Visitation will be held at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover, on Wednesday, February 11, 2015 from 10 am until time of a Memorial Service to Celebrate and honour her life to be held at 11:00 am.

Rev. Alice Wilson officiating

Memorial donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or to Special Olympics would be  appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Register book available at

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