Sylvia F Stewart, 61, of Mt. Vernon, passed away on May 25, 2022, at Deaconess Hospital Midtown. She was born in Evansville, IN on May 22, 1961, to Marce Oliver Stewart and Betty Ann (Kirk) Stewart.
Sylvia worked for the hospital in the dietary department for many years. She also attended Freewill Baptist Church and Mt. Calvary Missionary Church in Mt. Vernon. She enjoyed dancing and singing but mostly loved spending time with her grandchildren and her family.
She is survived by her son, Jerome (Ashely) Stewart; grandchildren, Korbin, Kordell, Kortez, Korvon, and Kormikel Stewart, Averil Jackson, Noah King, Jae'vion, and Ka'mari Stewart; great-grandchildren, Ezra Anguish, Kynleigh Stewart, and Kylo Jackson; sisters, Evelyn Stewart, Pat Stewart, and Marrisa Price; brother, Marce Stewart, Jr.; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter, Janel Stewart; brothers, Dennis Stewart, Matthew Stewart, Randy Stewart, and Jesse Stewart.
A funeral service will be held at 12:00 pm on Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at the Denning Family Funeral Home. Visitation will take place from 11:00 am until the time of the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be left to the funeral home to help defray funeral expenses. Online condolences may be left at denningfamilyfuneralhome.com