Lillian Matilda Stewart (nee Bernas)

December 26, 1936 – February 6, 2021
On February 6, 2021, Lillian Stewart passed away at the age of 84 in the palliative care unit at Nanaimo Regional General Hospital.
Born in Nestow, AB, Lillian traveled to the island in her early twenties where she met her future husband, Don.
Lillian was a devoted wife and Mother who possessed a deep love for reading. Her happiest place was in the garden. She was a passionate BC Lions & Canucks fan never missing the opportunity to give advice on how they could improve.
Genuine and selfless to a fault, she was humble & forgiving beyond words and believed in the fair treatment of all. She touched the hearts of many and will be dearly missed by all.
Lillian was predeceased by her husband Donald Norman Stewart and daughter Shelley May Beattie.
Survived by: Her son Wayne; daughters; Debbie, Donna, Terry, and Kim; 4 Son-in-laws; 8 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.


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