Donald W. Stuart

Published On: Feb 11 2013 12:06:03 PM CST

Donald Wayne Stuart, age 63, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, February 9, 2013 at his home. He was born August 12, 1949 in Portsmouth, VA. He was a lifelong native of St. Augustine, FL and recently moved to Prairie du Sac in 2012. Following High School, he enlisted in the United States Marine Corps., and served during Vietnam. Donald spent many years driving truck and operating heavy equipment. He enjoyed playing cards, NASCAR Racing, and making people laugh.

He is survived by his mother Pat Stuart of Palm City, FL; two sisters, Connie (Buddy) Bailes, Palm City, FL; Jean Schneider, Hastings, FL. Five children, Stephanie (Randy) Ewing, Prairie du Sac, WI; Dona Stuart, Raleigh, NC; Donald (Elizabeth) Stuart Jr; Garner, NC; Delina (Mike) King, Oxford, NC; David (Susan) Stuart, Louisburg, NC. Eight grandchildren and 3 great-grandsons, he is further survived by nieces, nephews other relatives and many friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Frank Stuart and his brother Richard Stuart.

A visitation will be held on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at HOOVERSON FUNERAL HOME, 251 Water St; Sauk City from 5:00pm until 7:00pm. Military Honors will be performed by the Lachmund-Cramer VFW Post 7694 at 7:00pm. A memorial service will be held in St. Augustine, FL at a later date.