Robert ‘Bailey’ Stewart, 79

The Stewart family is deeply saddened to announce the passing of Robert “Bailey” Stewart, son of Walter Alexander Stewart and Audrey Bailey Stewart, and brother to twin Richard “Dick” Stewart, Walter “Buzz” Stewart, and Linda Brockway. Born on July 15, 1943, Bailey was a lifelong resident of New Canaan, a town that was very close to his heart. While living in the Stewart family home on Hoyt Street Bailey attended Center School before moving to Gower Road. It was at South School where Bailey met his closest lifelong friends, continually challenging each other with their competitive spirits. Bailey graduated from the New Canaan High School class of 1961, where he lettered in 3 sports and won a football State Championship in 1960.