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Leonard Delaney Brewster
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Birth: Mar. 5, 1914
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Death: Jun. 10, 2007
Magna
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA

Leonard Delaney Brewster 1914 ~ 2007 Leonard Delaney Brewster passed away June 10, 2007 at the age of 93 due to complications of Alzheimer's. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. Leonard was born March 5, 1914 in Salt Lake City to Leonard Rathbone Brewster and Mary Delaney Brewster. He was the second of four children. He was an Armature-Winder and Electrician at Kennecott Copper Corporation in Magna, Utah for 40 years, retiring in 1976. He had lifetime hobbies of hunting and fishing and built his first boat, named Slo-Poke, for fishing and boating. He also was a talented gunsmith, beautifully re-finishing old World War II rifles with new stocks, etc. His really great joy was model railroading, most specially building brass locomotives from scratch brass and had a country-wide reputation for his skill in this endeavor. He married Jane Piatt in 1933, they later divorced, and three children were born from this union. In December 1956 he married Eleanor Jorgensen and they recently celebrated their 50th Anniversary. He is survived by his loving wife, Eleanor; daughter, Patsy Lee (Warren) Hunt; sons, James S. (Catherine) Brewster and Bill F. (Marilyn) Brewster; sister, Margaret B. Proctor; and sister-in-law, Joy Brewster; nine grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren and seven great great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by brothers, Wilford, Robert and Raymond. Funeral Services will be held Thursday, June 14, 2007 at 12:00 noon at Valley View Funeral Home Chapel, 4335 W. 4100 So. The family will receive friends at a visitation Wednesday evening from 6 until 8 p.m. at Valley View Funeral Home, and one hour prior to the service on Thursday. Interment: Valley View Memorial Park.
Published in the Deseret News on 6/13/2007. 
 
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 Parents:
  Leonard Rathbone Brewster (1890 - 1974)
  Mary Elizabeth Delaney Brewster (1890 - 1976)
 
 Spouse:
  Jane Piatt Carpenter (1915 - 1994)
 
 Siblings:
  Raymond Brewster (1912 - 1923)*
  Leonard Delaney Brewster (1914 - 2007)
  Wilford Edward Brewster (1918 - 1995)*
  Margaret Jane Brewster Proctor (1923 - 2009)*
  Robert Blaine Brewster (1926 - 2002)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Valley View Memorial Park
West Valley City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
 
Maintained by: April
Originally Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Jun 13, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19864502
Leonard Delaney Brewster
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Leonard Delaney Brewster
Added by: Barbara Anne (Brownell) Potter
 
Leonard Delaney Brewster
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 Added: Jul. 10, 2008
 
 
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