Willie Ray Stewart, 74, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 15, 2013 in Colusa, California. Willie was born on November 17, 1939 to Willie and Mary Stewart in Casa Grande, Arizona. He graduated from Arvin High School in 1957.
Willie dedicated his career to supporting the members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers both in Northern California (Local 1245) and Southern California (Local 47). Once retired, fishing along the Northern coast of California at Fort Bragg with friends and family was his passion.
Willie is survived by his wife of 56 years, Winnie; children Terry, Stephanie and Stephen; 7 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
Relatives and friends of Willie and Winnie are invited to attend the Memorial Service at the Church of Christ, 3500 Bernard Street, Bakersfield, on Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 2:00 PM.