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Richard E. Drews

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DREWS, RICHARD E., 84, Louisville, KY, passed away December 5, 2013.

Richard was born to William G. Drews and Meta W. (Diederich) Drews January 23, 1929 in Garrett, IN. He was a graduate of Purdue University and retired in 1995 with over 40 years of service with DuPont as a Chemical Engineer. He was also a member of Second Presbyterian Church in Louisville, KY.

In loving memory, Richard is cherished by his son, Dr Reed E. Drews (Lisa); daughter, Tara T. Drews; daughter-in-law, Sara Drews; grandchildren, Caroline T. Drews and Winifred I. Drews; and sisters, Lucille Harrison and Rosella Warstler.

Richard was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Minnie T. Drews; son, Neal R. Drews; and brother, LeRoy Drews.

Memorial ceremonies to celebrate Richard's life will be set for a date in the Spring of 2014 at Second Presbyterian Church, 3701 Old Brownsboro Rd., Louisville, KY, 40207 with committal ceremonies at Cave Hill Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the National Parkinson Foundation, the or your local Humane Society. The family of Richard E. Drews wish to acknowledge the many acts of kindness extended to them.

Published in The Courier-Journal on Dec. 15, 2013
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