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SaBrina Steward

SaBrina E. Steward, age 25, of Quincy, died Thursday, January 17, 2019, at 6:10 pm in Blessing Hospital.

SaBrina Steward | Hansen-Spear Funeral Home - Quincy, ILSaBrina was born October 21, 1993 in Honolulu, Hawaii, the daughter of Donald and Tonya Shirley Steward.

SaBrina’s greatest dream was to walk across the stage at her high school graduation without the aid of a wheel chair. She would realize that dream in 2012 when she graduated from Quincy High School. SaBrina had also attended John Wood Community College after graduation. SaBrina volunteered at Blessing Hospital, and she loved her work there. SaBrina also spent many hours at the Quincy Public Library, where she would read and listen to audio books. She also enjoyed riding four wheelers and golf carts out on the farm.

Survivors include: parents, Tonya and Jim Pratt of Quincy, IL; father, Donald Steward of FL; four siblings: Ashlynn Steward of Quincy, IL; Kaleb Steward of Palmyra, MO; Kathryn (Keith) Brown of Camp Point, IL; and Corbin Pratt of Camp Point, IL; two grandmothers: Judy Huff and Carol Phillips, both of Quincy; her grandparents, James and Alberta Pratt; two great grandmothers: Carlene Dralle of Camp Point, IL; and Mary Lou Shritley of Fayetteville, NC; her Godfather, Jerry McPherson; Godmother, Terri Burdon; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

SaBrina was preceded in death by her grandfathers, Terry Bailey, William Huff, Hugh Shirley, and Donald Steward; her great-grandparents, Donald and Betty Steward; Wilma and Earl Bryant; and Glen and Hazel Bailey; her great-grandfathers, Gene Shirley, and Wayne Dralle; her aunt, Josephine Schroder; and three uncles: Gary, Joe, and Kit Bryant.

Memorial Service: 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home.

Visitation: One hour prior to service at Hansen-Spear Funeral Home

Memorials: to her family c/o Tonya Pratt


Hansen-Spear Funeral Directors are in charge of the arrangements.

  1. To the Family of Sabrina: I haven’t known this beautiful Spirit very long, but I do know she was so loving, kind, sweet, and a loveable young lady! I Volunteer at Blessing where she did. She always had that pretty smile where ever she went. I was doing my Daily devotions and she ask me what I was doing. I explained what it was and she said, cool! I did a Devotion with her. I will miss you my beautiful SPIRIT! Heaven Truly gained a Pretty Rose. God Bless you Sabrina.

  2. RIP dear SaBrina. Your smile always lit up the classroom at Baldwin. One of my favorite days ever was spending the day on the 5th grade trip in St. Louis at the zoo with you and your grandma. It is a day that my daughter Kelsey and I will never forget. It was a day filled with fun and smiles. No more struggles or pain for you. Soar with the angels! 🙏🏻

  3. This just seems unreal to me still….I just messaged her the other day checking on her after her recent hospital stay..I teased her I was going to throw snowballs at her to get her walking again. She was and is a bright and shining star in my heart. This teacher has your picture on her wall and your smile in her memory forever…you are loved brat….always….Ms. Boker

  4. So sorry to hear about a sweet little girl Sabrina.I remember you coming over to my house on 5th Locust to play with my daughter Amy Hill you was such a sweet well polite little girl.You will be missed by many Fly away with angles.RIP

  5. Sorry for ur loss. Bean was a very special person. We loved her so very much with her loving heart and smile she had for everyone. Love the Welty family

  6. Can’t believe she gone. I will miss her so much. She is walking hand and hand with God know. My heart felt sympathy to Ashlynn, Tonya and Jim and the rest of the family. Loved her and will miss her dearly. Prayers to you all.

  7. My heart is broken Granddaughter. Missing you so much already. You rest now and we’ll see each other again. I love you.

  8. wrapping my mind around memories of you like the smiles you gave to everyone daily watching you grow into the determined lady that you have become watching you become friends to many who love you listening to you speak your mind and your jokes. The way that you are and were is the angel you will be. You took care of many here on earth and i know that you will do that from heaven above. A guardian angel fly high Sabrina. Your gone way to soon but will never be forgotten. Gonna miss you

  9. she was a great kid sweet and kind and careing i am vary sorry fornnyou loss i went to school w her she was an amazing girl im here if u need me just send me a message

  10. Sending all family and friends my condolences. I’m very sorry for everyone’s loss. Prayers for everyone.

  11. We are so sorry for Jim & Tonya and Ashlynn. We loved SaBrina with all our hearts and we will miss her smile and witty ways. R.I.P Beaner and fly with the angels.
    Love you always
    Grandpa and Grandma Pratt

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