|Birth: ||Nov. 13, 1944|
|Death: ||Dec. 3, 2012|
Robert J. Brewer
(13 November 1944 - 03 December 2012)
Galena, Kansas: Robert J. Brewer, 68 of Galena, Kansas passed from this life on Monday, December 3, 2012 at his home with his family at his side.
Bob was born November 13, 1944 in Galena, Kansas to the union of Emery and Elizabeth (Appold) Brewer.
He graduated in 1962 from Galena High School.
He was united in marriage to Marlene (Ashbrook) Brewer on February 15, 1964 at St. Louis, Missouri.
Bob worked as a pipe fitter for the Plumbers Pipe Fitting Union #178 of Springfield, MO. He also owned and operated Double B Plumbing which was located in Galena, KS and serviced the surrounding area.
Bob was a member of the Masonic Lodge and Shriner both out of Springfield, MO. He was a member of the Galena Elks Lodge, and Spring River Boat and Ski Club. Some of Bob's favorite past times were hunting, fishing, and wood carving.
Bob is preceded in death by his parents and several brothers and sisters.
He is survived by his wife Marlene Brewer of the home; one son Bob Brewer and wife Jonna of Joplin, MO; one daughter Teresa Freeman and husband Scott of Galena, KS; two brothers Chris Brewer of Green Valley, AZ, and Alan Brewer of Sheldon, WA; two grandchildren Logan Brewer and Landon Brewer; one step granddaughter Angel Cochran, and two great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, December 7, 2012 at the Galena Assembly of God Church. Pastors Hank Deslatte, Doug Wilkerson, and Randy DePriest will officiate.
Family will receive friends Thursday evening from 7:00-8:00 p.m. at Derfelt Funeral Home, Galena, KS.
Pallbearers for the service are : Scott Freeman, Chris Brewer Jr., Michael Brewer, John Kerpler, Connie Kinnear, and Marvin Chastain; Honorary Pallbearers are Brandon Brewer, and Charlie Torres.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.derfeltfuneralhomes.com.
Site has photo.
The Joplin Globe; Has photo
Wednesday, December 05, 2012.
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Emery Claud Brewer (1900 - 1969)
Elizabeth Brewer (1920 - 1993)
Oak Hill Cemetery
Created by: Orlena
Record added: Dec 05, 2012
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