July 7, 1938 – April 6, 2019
Dorothy Mercedes Little Stewart went home to be with the Lord on April 6, 2019, surrounded by her loving family. She showed tremendous courage while facing a terminal illness over the last several years. Dorothy was born on July 7, 1938, in San Antonio to Harringthon Little, Sr. and Lilly Benjamin Little. She attended Boerne High School and married her husband James in 1956. They were married for almost 61 years.
Dorothy is preceded in death by her parents; her husband James Stewart; her sister Ellen Nuetze; her brothers Harrington, Vernon and David Little, and her son-in-law Thomas Stewart. Dorothy is survived by her children Debra Stewart of Lubbock, Cherryl Stewart, Mark Stewart and wife Kimberly and Kevin Stewart and his wife Teri, all of Boerne. She is also survived by her grandchildren Amanda Stewart, Jessica Stewart, Cameron Stewart and wife Ashton, Taylor Stewart and Kaci Quintanilla and husband, Paul. She was blessed in life with three great-grandchildren, Marley Quintanilla and Kaegan and Kallie Stewart.
Dorothy was a loving and devoted wife, sister, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Before her illness she was fun loving and full of life. She enjoyed baking, reading, shopping, dancing, singing and spending quality time with her family. She was a breast cancer survivor as well as a loyal friend. She made a huge impact on those whose lives she touched.
A Celebration of Life will be held Friday, April 12, at 11 a.m. at Ebensberger-Fisher Funeral Home, 111 Rosewood Ave. in Boerne. A visitation will begin at 10 a.m. with the service and burial immediately following. Memorials may be made to a charity of your choice. To leave condolences for the family and to view a video of Dorothy’s life, please visit www.ebensberger-fisher.com and select obituaries.
Arrangements with Ebensberger-Fisher Funeral Home of Boerne.