Jack Fry Stewart II, 52, passed away March 18, 2014 at the home of his sister Michelle and her husband Arnold Schaffer in Siletz.
Jack was born April 21, 1961 in Portland to Jack Fry and Shirley Anne (Mandell) Stewart. He is survived by his children Jeremy and Amy and stepson Michael of New Orleans, La. Siblings are Thomas Stewart, Michael Stewart, Terry (Geigle) Scott, Bradley Smith, Wallace (Corky) Geigle, Michelle (Stewart) Schaffer, Duke Stewart and Walter Stewart, all of Oregon, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Jack was preceded in death by his mother Shirley Anne (Mandell) Geigle Stewart from Hodgkins Disease. His biological father, Jack Fry Stewart I of Salem, is still living.
Jack was raised in Lincoln City and as a young man was in foster care. He leaves behind a loving family in Toledo proud to call him their own, the Werder Family.
He spent his adult life as the owner/operator of Fry’s Floor Coverings but also owned his own contractor/remodel business. He lived and worked in the Portland, Troutdale, Keizer and Salem areas and was most recently working in Quincy, Calif. He became ill in 2008 and had to move in with his sister Michelle (Mickie) and her family in Siletz.
Jack died from cirrhosis of the liver. He leaves behind his faithful companion Iggy (his cat). A celebration of life will be held at a later date.