Member Biography

Wayne Stewart Ewing 

Sessions Office Position District Party
1967       37 Republican
1968       37 Republican
1969       37 Republican
1970       37 Republican
1971       37 Republican
1972       37 Republican
1973       37 Republican
1974       37 Republican
1975       37 Republican
1976       37 Republican

COUNTIES: Allegheny  


02/14/1929 - 03/19/2010

Wayne Stewart Ewing (R37) Allegheny (Part) County 1968-1976

Early Life:

Wayne Stewart Ewing, Born February 14, 1929, Coraopolis, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania; son of Edwin Clark and Gertrude Sherlock Ewing; Kiski School; Mount Lebanon High School; Sigma Phi fraternity, Pennylvania State University; veteran, Korean War; employed by Columbia Gas; township commissioner; elected, Republican, Pennsylvania State Senate, 1968-1976, member, Local Government Commission from 1973-1976; associate director, Associated Petroleum Institute of Pennsylvania; retired; married, Catherine Clark Cameron, children, son James, daughter Sandra; married, Christine “Chris” McCurdy Ewing; step children Heidi, Craig Deifenderfer, Jeffrey Baum; died, March 19, 2010 (aged 81), West Chester, Chester County, Pennsylvania; interment, Woodlawn Memorial Gardens, Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania.

Pennsylvania Politics:

Elected, Republican, Pennsylvania State Senate, 37th district, Allegheny (Part) County, seated, November 27, 1968-1976


Father, Edwin Clark Ewing, Pennsylvania State Senate, 37th district, Allegheny (Part) County, 1965-1967.

Edwin Clark Ewing  - Pennsylvania Senate Library (


Cox, Harold. Senate Members "E" ( University Election Statistics Project. Wilkes University.

The Patriot-News (Harrisburg, Pennsylvania) Wednesday, March 24, 2010.

Senator Wayne Stewart Ewing (1929-2010) - Find a Grave Memorial