Sophia Stewart

HUBBARD – Sophia Stewart, 80, loving mother and beloved wife, passed away Thursday morning, May 16, 2013.

Sophia was a graduate of Mineral Ridge High School and attended Youngstown State University. She was a member of the South Side Presbyterian Church in Niles.

She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Charles Stewart, whom she married Aug. 25, 1956; daughters, Kimberly (James Bates) and Diana (Mohamed Darwish) Stewart; brothers, John (Margaret Ann) Teglas and William (Bonnie) Teglas; sister, Margaret Szuch; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Sally and Ron Hatch; and eight grandchildren, Marta, Ian, Ben, Emma, Charlie and Sylvia Stewart-Bates, and Rafia and Sam Darwish.

She was preceded in death by brothers Julius and Albert Teglas; and a sister, Esther Siska.

Visiting hours will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at the Lane Family Funeral Home, Mineral Ridge Chapel, located at 1350 N. Niles Canfield Road, Mineral Ridge, OH 44440. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be sent to your charity of choice.

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