Stewart Mitchell Ayton
- July 4, 1917 - June 17, 2012
- Williamsburg, Virginia
of Stewart's Passing
Jamestown Presbyterian Church
3287 Ironbound Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23188
11835 Fishing Point Dr
Newport News, VA 23606
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“Uncle Stewart will be missed. He was a wonderful man and so important to my father. So sorry for your loss.
1 of 7 | Posted by: Julie Kraus Hideg - Paducah, KY
“While a child growing up in the neighborhood where the Ayton's lived in Wilmington Delaware, I had the privilege to know Mr Ayton through my close...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Larry Levy - Eagle, ID
“I loved the way Stew Baby would giggle so his shoulders would move up and down. He was a wonderful man with a great sense of humor. Stewart always...Read More »
3 of 7 | Posted by: Beverly Bradshaw - Englewood, CO
“Thank you to all who are writing and sharing memories of my sweet Dad. He lived a long and wonderful life but I will miss him for always.
4 of 7 | Posted by: Ginger Ayton Bryan - Williamsburg, VA
“I had the privledge to work with Stew at Beechcraft for 28 years. He was an extremely good friend and I have many fond memories. He will be greatly...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Al White - Augusta, KS - Friend
“Anne, Ginger & Norm
So very sorry to read Stewart’s obituary. He was a great individual with impeccable integrity. A loss to everyone who knew...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Suggie & Gary Rose - Hockessin, DE
“My thoughts and prayers are with the Ayton Family. My parents Vivien and Bob Kralovec were close friends with the Aytons. I remember growing up...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: K. Lynn King (Kralovec) - DE
Stewart M. Ayton, 94, of Williamsburg, died on June 17, 2012 with his family by his side. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Frances Ayton and his son, James S. Ayton.
Stewart retired as a Senior Vice President from Beech Aircraft in Wichita, KS. He will be remembered as a charming man with a wicked sense of humor.
He is survived by his wife of 17 years, Ann C. Ayton; his daughter, Ginger Ayton Bryan and her husband, Norman; his step-son, Scott Francis and his wife, Michelle; his step-daughter, Laura Friedlander and her husband, David; grandchildren, Mark and Mathew Ayton; Dorn Moore; and step-grandchildren, Audrey, Kathryn, and Sarah Francis; and Aaron and Nathan Friedlander; and four great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, June 22 at 11 AM at Jamestown Presbyterian Church, 3287 Ironbound Rd, Williamsburg, VA 23188. Interment will take place at a later date in Wilmington, Delaware.
Memorial contributions may be made to Jamestown Presbyterian Church or Heartland Hospice, 11835 Fishing Point Dr., Newport News, VA 23606. The family is grateful to the nurses and staff at WindsorMeade Health Care for their loving care during Stewart's time there. Online condolences may be expressed at www.nelsencares.com.