|Birth: ||Jun. 4, 1938|
|Death: ||Feb. 27, 1992|
Carl E. Brewer, 53, of Olney, died at 4:27 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, 1992 at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center in Mattoon.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday in the chapel of Zirkle Funeral Home, with Rev. Ron Cooley and Rev. Mark Myers officiating. Burial will be in Ebenezer Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday evening from 6-9 p.m.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.
Mr. Brewer was born June 4, 1938 in Olney Township, the son of Russell and Thelma (Smith) Brewer. He married Judy Garretson Oct. 16, 1960.
Mr. Brewer retired in December, 1991 due to poor health. He was a cable splicer for GTE at the time of his retirement, having been employed for 25 years. He was a member of Ebenezer United Methodist Church. He was a member of Richland Post #30 American Legion, Richland County Pork Producers and Illinois Corridale Association.
Mr. Brewer is survived by his wife, Judy Brewer of Olney; three sons, Charles "Chuck" Brewer of Olney, John R. Brewer stationed at Fort Knox, Ky., Russell "Rusty" Brewer, at home; two daughters, Catherine "Cathy" Steber of Olney and Christina "Tina Jo' Brewer of Sumner; mother, Thelma Brewer of Olney; two sisters, Nancy Felice of Olney and Sandra Gammage of Farmer City; mother-in-law, Catherine Garretson of Hollister, Mo.; four grandchildren; two nieces and three nephews.
Mr. Brewer was preceded in death by his father, Russell Brewer, and an infant brother, Monte Ray Brewer.
Published in Olney Daily Mail
Russell Vincent Brewer (1915 - 1969)
Thelma Mae Smith Brewer (1917 - 2010)
Carl Eugene Brewer (1938 - 1992)
Nancy Louise Brewer Williams (1943 - 2016)*
Monte Ray Brewer (1948 - 1948)*
Created by: Janice (Teel) Crites
Record added: Jan 14, 2011
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