Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Brewers in:
 • Harness Cemetery
 • Mount Sterling
 • Van Buren County
 • Iowa
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

Rachel L. Eichelberger Brewer
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Apr. 14, 1924
Scotland County
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 29, 2012
Van Buren County
Iowa, USA

Rachel Louise Eichelberger Brewer, 88, of Keosauqua, died at 7:45 P.M. Saturday December 29, 2012 at Van Buren County Hospital, Keosauqua. She was born April 14, 1924 near Granger, MO to Liona and Ella Justice Eichelberger and married Johnnie Brewer December 23, 1939 at Ft. Madison, IA. He died November 24, 1985.
Rachel grew up in the Granger, MO and Mt. Sterling, IA areas and lived many years in Keosauqua. She was a homemaker and assisted her husband in his garage business.
Surviving are a daughter, Ellen Kreiss of Keosauqua, a son, James Brewer of Fairfield, daughter-in-law Melody Brewer of Mt. Sterling, three grandchildren, Teresa McIntosh (Kevin) of Keosauqua and Charles and Tara Brewer of Mt. Sterling, a granddaughter-in-law, Tracey Kreiss of Keosauqua and four great-grandchildren, Derek Philips (Jillian) and Tyson Kreiss (Alyse) of Fairfield and Bryce Philips and Colton Kreiss of Keosauqua.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, a son, Charlie Brewer, a son-in-law, Arlo Kreiss, a grandson, Richard Kreiss and a great-granddaughter, Taryn Philips.
Funeral services were Wednesday Jan. 2, 2013 at Pedrick Funeral Home, Keosauqua with Lee McIntosh officiating. Burial was in Harness Cemetery, Mt. Sterling. Memorials to the family may be mailed to the family at P.O. Box 1, Keosauqua, IA 52565 
Family links: 
  Liona B Eichelberger (1884 - 1967)
  Ella Elizabeth Justice Eichelberger (1885 - 1968)
  Johnnie Junior Brewer (1919 - 1985)
  Franklin Charles Brewer (1940 - 2012)*
  Helen Marie Eichelberger (1914 - 1945)*
  Rachel L. Eichelberger Brewer (1924 - 2012)
*Calculated relationship
Harness Cemetery
Mount Sterling
Van Buren County
Iowa, USA
Maintained by: Teresa
Originally Created by: GraveTracker
Record added: Dec 31, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102854579
Rachel L. <i>Eichelberger</i> Brewer
Added by: Teresa
Rachel L. <i>Eichelberger</i> Brewer
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Sheila Livesay
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Love you Grandma!!!!!
- Teresa
 Added: Dec. 31, 2012

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service