Decatur Herald & Review
Stephen W. Bart '60, 73, of Decatur went to be with his Lord and Savior, Thursday, March 31, 2011, at Imboden Creek Living Center.
Stephen was born November 6, 1937, in Decatur, Ill., the son of William and Helen (Kopetz) Bart. He attended LSA grade school, and graduated from Stephen Decatur High School. Stephen worked for Superior Welding Company and retired from there as the National Sales Manager. He incorporated the Illinois Vanguard Company where he preformed government inspections for domestic and international clients, servicing approximately 20 foreign governments; he retired a second time in December 2009. He married Janet Dwyer on October 18, 1968, she preceded him in death April 21, 2000.
He leaves behind on this earth to cherish his memory, sons; Christopher and wife Amanda of Clive, Iowa, and Matthew of Decatur, daughter; Kimberly of Forsyth, grandchildren; Madeline K. Bart, and Jonathan W. Bart.
Stephen was greeted into Heaven by his parents, and his two brothers, Robert W. and Joseph G. Bart.
Obituary written by family members.