Cover photo for Mary Jo Stewart's Obituary
Mary Jo Stewart Profile Photo
1947 Mary 2021

Mary Jo Stewart

March 15, 1947 — October 10, 2021

Mary Jo Stewart, age 74, of Uhrichsville, died early Sunday, October 10, 2021, in Claymont Health and Rehabilitation Center at Uhrichsville following a period of declining health.

Born in Dennison on March 15, 1947, Mary Jo was a daughter of the late Frank and Rose Battalio Chini. She was a 1966 graduate of St. Mary’s School and a lifelong member of Immaculate Conception Church at Dennison.

Early in life Mary Jo worked as a nurse’s aide and later focused her work to caring for her family. She loved cooking, shopping, spending time with her family, watching the afternoon soap operas and rarely turned down a Wendy’s Cheeseburger.

Surviving are her children, Ronnie (Bobbie) Stewart, Jr. of Massillon, Brian (Megan McConnell) Stewart of Byesville, and Melissa (Martin) Drexler of New Philadelphia; her grandchildren, Bradley Foster, Stormy Stewart, Summer Stewart, Joshua, Luke, Cody and Katie Drexler; a great-granddaughter, Lorelei Clubbs; a brother, Dave Chini of Uhrichsville and two nephews, Chris and Matt Chini.

In keeping with Mary Jo’s wishes, there will be no public visitation or services. Cremation care has been conducted by the Linn-Hert-Geib Funeral Home & Crematory at New Philadelphia. Private inurnment will take place in the St. Mary’s Cemetery at Dennison.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Mary Jo Stewart, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Linn-Hert Geib Funeral Home & Crematory - New Philadelphia


Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 31

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree