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James Mason Brewster
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Birth: Jul. 23, 1933
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 2011
Johnson County
Kansas, USA

James Mason Brewster, 77, of Shawnee, KS, passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2011, at Shawnee Mission Medical Center. Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday, July 25, at the Porter Funeral Home, 8535 Monrovia, Lenexa, KS. Visitation will be from 10 - 11 a.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, his family suggests contributions to the Missions Ministry at Cross Points Church, 6824 Lackman, Shawnee, KS 66217, or to the charity of the donor's choice.

Jim was born July 23, 1933, to Arthur Seeley Brewster and Blynn Corwine Brewster in Topeka, KS. His parents, brother, Arthur Brewster, and sister, Joanne Lambion, preceded him in death. After graduating from Shawnee-Mission High School in 1951, he continued on and obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature ,1955, and a Bachelor of Law degree from the KU in 1958. Jim practiced law in Johnson County for 38 years retiring in 1996. He also presided as a judge in Shawnee police court during the 1960's.

He had a number of hobbies, but was especially fond of playing the saxophone in the American Legion Band and the Overland Park Band. He also loved piloting his Cessna 172. Jim has many friends across the world whom he talked with often through his passion of operating a ham radio. Jim married Ruth C. (Masters) Brewster, 51 years ago, on August 9, 1959 in Mission, KS. The couple raised their two children, James Arthur (married to Marquett Wied Brewster), Dallas, TX, and William Edward (married to Jill McClure Brewster), Overland Park, KS; and was blessed with four grandchildren, Chandler and Keeton Brewster, and Zachary and Morgan Brewster.

Family links: 
  Arthur Seeley Brewster (1901 - 1974)
  Blynn C Brewster (1906 - 1991)
  Mary Joanne Brewster Lambion (1927 - 2005)*
  Arthur Sardius Brewster (1931 - 2004)*
  James Mason Brewster (1933 - 2011)
*Calculated relationship
Created by: Member#47194125
Record added: Jul 25, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73919002


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