|Passing of Ex-Chief William A Stewart|
|By Web Reporter|
|April 12, 2019|
It Is with deep regret we announce the passing of Ex-Chief William A Stewart. Bill passed away in the evening on Thursday April 11th. Bill (Chummy) was a true volunteer, and dedicated member of the Independent Fire Company for 67 years. Bill loved the firehouse and being involved and was a great fire Chief. He will be missed by all.
He retired as president of Thomas Fox and Son Caterers and served as a 67-year member of the Mt. Kisco Independent Fire Company and Chief of the Mt. Kisco Fire Department (1992-1993). A 68-year member of the Mt. Kisco Fire Department Ancient Fife and Drum Corps. Named Mt. Kisco Citizen of the Year in 1993. Honorably discharged veteran of the U.S. Army, serving during the Korean War. A graduate of Mt. Kisco High School, Paul Smith’s College and Denver University. A member of Mt. Kisco Rotary Club and was a three-time Paul Harris Fellow. A member of the Mt. Kisco Historical Society, Memorial Day Parade Committee, Company of Fifers and Drummers, and the Westchester County Association of Fire Chiefs. He was an usher and lifelong parishioner of St. Francis of Assisi Church. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Independent Fire Company or St. Francis of Assisi Church.
Family & Friends are invited to Cassidy-Flynn Funeral Home Inc. 288 East Main Street Mt. Kisco, NY 10549