Stuart Shwartz, born on January 28, 1957, in Denver, Colorado; father of Shawn Shwartz, brother of Marcee (Michael) Kutner and Ira (Cynthia) Shwartz; known as Uncle Gus to many nieces and nephews. Stuart could make anyone smile. His friendly demeanor and compassion was seen daily with family, friends and clients. His sense of humor kept everyone at ease as he selflessly helped others. Owner of Next Step for Seniors, Stuart provided an avenue that he could advocate as problem solver for his clients. He loved playing golf on every course he could find. He loved being outdoors improving his game. Stuart touched lives with his humor and optimistic outlook. He will be dearly missed. A private graveside service was held. Contributions to Make A Wish Foundation 7951 E. Maplewood Ave. #126, Greenwood Village, CO 80111.