by Victoria Racquet Club Kings, 2017-06-17T23:08:15-07:00June 17 2017, at 11:08 PM PDTIan H. Stewart, Victoria lawyer, businessman, politician and generous community benefactor, died in St. John Hospice in Vancouver from heart disease Tuesday. He was 84.
He never lost his interest in sports and played a major role in UVic’s purchase of the former St. Michaels University School Athletic Centre, The Racquet Club. It was later named the Ian H. Stewart Complex.
The weight room at UVic’s new Centre for Athletics, Recreation and Special Abilities was named for Stewart and his wife: Ian and Gillian Stewart Varsity ... [more]