Stuart C. McCandless
December 14, 1959 – May 20, 2020
Stuart Clay McCandless, 60, of Danbury, CT, passed away Wednesday, May 20th peacefully at his home.
Stuart was born and raised in Bronxville, NY, he attended Bronxville Schools K-12 and was a graduate of the Bronxville High School Calass of 1978.
Stuart proudly served in the United States Air Force for four years. He was trained as an air frame repair specialist, and was stationed in Plattsburgh, NY.
He moved to Danbury, CT. where he resided for over 36 years. Stuart began his post military career working at Sealed Air Corporation, he became a well-respected protective package designer, receiving many certificates of excellence.
His many friends and former classmates responded to his passing with loving memories and stories posted on social media. Stuart had that effect on the many people he touched thru out his life. Stuart made a difference.
Stuart is predeceased by his parents, Paula and Russell McCandless of Bronxville NY.
He is survived by his sister: Kate and brother in law, Don Decker, of Maine; and his brother, Jeffrey White, of Delray Beach Florida.
The family would like to acknowledge all the kind words spoken about their brother.
There will be a celebration of Stuart’s life in the near future.
A Private Graveside Service in the family plot will be conducted at Ferncliff Cemetery, Hartdale, New York.
Private Graveside Service
Stuart C. McCandless
May 28, 2020
I am saddened to hear of Stu's passing. We worked together at HD and always enjoyed a friendly rapport and interesting conversations. My condolences to Stu's family. May you find peace at this difficult time.
May 26, 2020
Rest In Peace, My Friend.
May God’s love and “peace that passes understanding” comfort your family and community of friends. 🌱💕🌿
May 23, 2020
So very sorry to learn about my brother Stuart’s passing on Wednesday. He was too young and I can tell from all the Face Book posts that he will be very missed by many friends and loved ones. We all love you Stuart .