Brewer, David

David Allan Brewer, 71, of Morenci, Mich., died May 28, 2018, at his home in the care of hospice. 

David was born Sept. 12, 1946, in Wauseon, Ohio, to Roger and Theo (McKinney) Brewer. He graduated from Morenci Area High School in 1964. On July 19, 1969, he married Mary Jo Yeagley and they raised two daughters, Lisa and Kendra. As an avid business man he worked at Parker Rust Proof in Morenci for nine years prior to opening his own business (ACT) in Hillsdale, Mich., where he worked for 12 years.

His passion included golf, more golf, watching his favorite sports teams and watching his grandchildren play sports. Those who knew him best knew him as an avid MSU Spartans fan, Tigers’ fan and  Lions’ fan. For many years he was a member at DeMor Hills Golf Course and Hillsdale Country Club where he enjoyed golfing, good times and laughs with his great friends.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Jo; his mother, Theo; two daughters, Lisa (and Bill) Walraven, Kendra (and Donnie) Alcock; his sister, Nancy (and David) Stutzman and his grandchildren Hunter Borton, Hannah Borton, Noah Walraven, Desmond Alcock, Breckin Alcock, Shamus Alcock and Ava Alcock;  a brother-in-law, Myron Perry, and several nieces and nephews.

David was preceded in death by his father, Roger, and two sisters, Judith Perry and Susan Brewer. 

Cremation has taken place and a private memorial service will be planned at Oak Grove Cemetery in Morenci at a later date.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Hospice of Lenawee County, Morenci Area EMS or a charity of the donor’s choice.