|Birth: ||Jan. 28, 1907|
|Death: ||Jun. 29, 2003|
Benton (Franklin County, Illinois) Evening News, Tuesday, July 1, 2003
Brossell (Doty) Brewster
Brossell Brewster, 96, of Benton died at 2:15 p.m. Sunday, June 29, 2003, at the Carbondale Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 3, 2003 at the Bethel Cemetery, Benton, with Pastor Jack Wolfe officiating. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday at the Hobbs-Johnson Funeral Home, Benton.
Mrs. Brewster was born Jan. 28, 1907, in Benton, the daughter of William Edward Doty and Cora (Rice) Doty.
She was a lifelong resident of Benton and was the oldest living member of the First United Methodist Church in Benton. She worked for the Hart and Hart Law firm as a legal secretary and retired from the Illinois Department of Public Aid as a caseworker. After retirement she worked for Doty Plumbing and Heating.
She is survived by a daughter, Marilyn Brewster ODdaniell and husband Bob, Carbondale, six grandchildren, Cora ODaniell Sedlacek and husband Dean, Goldsboro, N.C., David ODaniell, Carbondale, Tim ODaniell and wife Susan, Placentia, CA, Tom ODaniell and wife Danielle, San Diego, CA, Jeff ODaniell and wife Gail, Carbondale, Stephen ODaniell, Carbondale, six great-grandchildren, Grant Sedlacek, Sean, Kyle, Andrew, Megan, and Joseph ODaniell, a sister, Mary Harris, West Frankfort, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Mrs. BREWSTER was preceded in death by her parents, three sisters, Bonnie Young, Pauline Fields, Martha Sanders, a brother, Troy Doty, and three siblings that died in early childhood.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Bethel Cemetery Association or Hospice of Southern Illinois and will be accepted at the funeral home.
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