Arrangements Made for Colonel De Stewart's Celebration of Life

Cincinnati food icon Stewart passed away on Oct. 11

click to enlarge Colonel De Stewart - PHOTO: JESSE FOX
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Colonel De Stewart

Cincinnati food icon Colonel De Stewart — of Colonel De Gourmet Herbs & Spices and the recently opened Colonel's Kitchen in Fort Thomas — passed away of an apparent heart attack in his Fort Thomas home early Thursday morning.

A celebration of Stewart's life will take place Tuesday, Oct. 16 at The Mess Hall at Tower Park in Fort Thomas (900 Fort Thomas Ave.) from 3-8 p.m. 

"No words can adequately express our sadness at Colonel’s death," said a release about the memorial from Colonel De Gourmet Herbs & Spices. "We will honor his memory by dedicating ourselves to continuing the work he loved so much.  Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society in De’s honor  De was in the process of receiving chemotherapy for multiple myeloma when he suffered a fatal heart attack."

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