Carolyn Yvonne (Underwood) Stewart

HARPER - Carolyn Yvonne (Underwood) Stewart, age 85, she died Oct. 2, 2020 at the Patterson Health Center. Carolyn was born on Aug. 21, 1935 in rural Cherokee, OK to George Carol Underwood and Vera Edna (Hatfield) Underwood. She graduated from Byron-Driftwood High School. On July 10, 1954, Carolyn was united in marriage to her high school sweetheart, Everett Stewart, in Cherokee, OK. Carolyn worked alongside Everett in the store as a cashier.


Survivors include, her children, Sherri VanFossen of Olathe, KS, Kathy Peck of Wellington, KS, and Randy Stewart of Olathe, KS; seven grandchildren; three great- grandchildren. Preceding her in death are her parents, Carol and Vera Underwood, and her husband, Everett.


Visitation is 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Funeral Service is 10 a.m. Oct. 7, 2020 at the Harper United Methodist Church. The family requests that everyone practice social distancing. The service will be live streamed on the funeral homes’ Facebook page. www.facebook.com/prairierosefuneralhomes. Interment will follow at the Harper Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Harper United Methodist Church and can be sent in care of the funeral home. Prairie Rose Funeral Homes, 613 W 14th Harper, KS 67058. www.prairierosefuneralhomes.com