Rosa (nee Gruber) Stewart, age 90, of East Amherst, formerly of Lansing, New York, died Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at Buffalo General Hospital. She was born May 1, 1928 in Unterfohring, Germany, daughter of the late Heinrich and Josepha (nee Reiss) Gruber. Rosa was a resident of Lansing for more than 60 years and was an active parishioner at All Saints R.C. Church in Lansing. She had been employed as an administrative assistant at Ithaca Gun Company before retiring.
She was the wife of the late Wellington Stewart; mother of David (Ruth) Stewart of Williamsville, New York; grandmother of Erica (Sidney) Fooshee and Matthew (Jillian) Stewart; and great-grandmother of Abigail, Ashley and Mackenna.
Services were held privately for the family. If desired, memorials to Hospicare, 172 E. King Road, Ithaca, NY 14850, are preferred by the family.