Bethany Anderson Stewart

Profile Updated: October 17, 2016
Bethany Anderson
Bethany Anderson

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Bethany Anderson

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Bethany Anderson

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Yes! Attending Reunion
Residing In: Salt lake City, UT USA
Spouse/Partner: J.R. Stewart
Occupation: Retired??? Are grandmothers ever really retired??
Children: Scott - born, 1966 -married Jolie -2 children
Heidi - born, 1969 - married Scott Rushing -5 children
Heather More…-born, 1971- married Gavin Seal -6 children
Chad - born,1975 -married Jennifer -5 children
Blake - born, 1978 -single
Brittany - born,1981 -married Jamie Pruden -5 children
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I married my high school sweetheart, J.R. Stewart, in 1964, the same week I graduated from the U. of Utah in elementary education. I taught school for 4 years while my husband attended medical school here at the U. of Utah.
Since that time I have kept busy with our family, church, friends and travel. Most of my summers for the last 22 years have been spent here at home teaching and organizing swimming lessons along with our children.
Now that we are retired we travel several times a year. 5 years ago we spent 7 weeks and visited 7 countries in Eastern Europe. We traveled by train and without any reservations. We kept in touch with our family through the internet. We found internet cafes to book our reservations. We traveled in Sept. and Oct., so had no problem finding accommodations. Last year my husband and I spent our 45th anniversary in Paris.
We are huge Utah Jazz fans and have had season tickets for 34 years. I love to crochet, play tennis and swim.
I love being a grandmother to our 23 grandchildren. 5 of our 6 children live near us. One daughter lives in Vancouver, WA., with her 5 children.
In June, 2014, we celebrated our 50th anniversary with all our family. We rented cabins near Jackson Hole, spent time in Yellowstone and floated down the white water rapids. It isn't often we are all together and it was a wonderful week.
Our 55th reunion was wonderful. Hopefully we will see even more at our 60th!
I have a wonderful family and good health (considering my age). Life is definitely good!

School Story:

I have so many wonderful memories of South High. Life long friends that I still see from time to time. My favorite memories are Pep Club,
A 'cappella choir, school plays (The Mikado and Amahl and the Night Visitors ), pep assemblies and of course all the games. A bad memory....Mr. Gerrish and Chemistry...Does anyone remember the day he threw everyone out of the class that had their heads on their desks? No, I wasn't one of them. But he did give me my one and only bad grade while at South.
I love going back to South High and attending the Grand theatre plays. I don't think we realized how beautiful the building was when we were students.

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Feb 11, 2018 at 8:41 AM

John, it was so good to see you and Jeanette at your 50th wedding anniversary. I have been trying to contact Jeanette, but seems she has a different number. Can you please let me know how to reach her? Thanks and best wishes...

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Jan 26, 2018 at 4:34 AM

Mary and I have been friends for over 60 years. A better friend could not be found. She and I spoke on the phone just a week before she died for over an hour. It was like no time had passed. I will miss her so much. I know she suffered without complaining and was blessed to have such a wonderful and caring family. I feel bad that I won't be able to attend her service, as I am traveling. My love and prayers to Michael, John, Elizabeth and their spouses and her grandchildren that I know she adored and was so proud of!

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Dec 24, 2017 at 10:28 PM

Happy birthday Dennis
It is so nice that we have reconnected !

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Dec 07, 2017 at 12:10 AM

Happy birthday Judy! I hope you are having a wonderful birthday. We miss you here in SLC...

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Sep 02, 2017 at 1:27 PM

Happy belated birthday Taylor! I hope you are doing well! I just see where another classmate, Nelson Patton died. It is so sad that we are the age where this is happening. Take care and hope to see you at our next reunion!

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Happy birthday Dennis! Hope you have a nice day and also a Merry Christmas !

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