Stuart R. Showalter, 43, passed away June 29, 2013, in Wichita.

He has been cremated. A memorial service is planned for 11 a.m. Saturday, July 6, 2013, at Elliott Chapel, Hutchinson, with Buddy Aldridge officiating. Private inurnment is set for Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may sign the book from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday at Elliott Mortuary.

He was born May 31, 1970, in Hutchinson to Ray L. and Sheri Showalter.

He attended Hutchinson High School, graduating in 1988, and graduated from Hutchinson Community College in 1990. Stuart previously worked at Optima Bus Corp for 15 years, Kalmar Industries in Ottawa for five years, and was most recently working at Chance Rides, Wichita, as customer service manager.

Stuart liked playing racquetball, riding his motorcycle, working with electronics, doing projects around the house and spending time with his family.

Survivors include his wife, Janie; two children, Nicholas and Kaitlin and their mother, Dawn Gresham; two step-children, Tyler and Laci; parents, Ray and Sheri Showalter; brother, Scott and wife Carol; nephew, Zachary; and niece, Allison.

Memorials may be made to the donorís choice through Elliott Mortuary, 1219 N. Main St., Hutchinson KS 67501.

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