JoAnn Brewer Schow

JoAnn Brewer Schow November 2, 1935 – April 3, 2013 JoAnn Brewer Schow, 77, from Grand Junction, passed away on April 3, 2013, from breast cancer. Viewing and funeral services will be held at the LDS church at 2235 Kingston Rd. on Monday, April 8. The viewing will be from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., with funeral services immediately following at 12:00 noon. JoAnn was born November 2, 1935, in Salt Lake City, UT, and was the eighth of 11 children. She attended school at Granite High School, and went on to complete her Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from the University of Utah. She taught piano and voice lessons for over 40 years, and was involved in the Music Teachers Association, Music Club, Senior Theater and P.E.O. She was a talented singer and piano player. JoAnn is preceded in death by her parents, Shelby and Mae Brewer, and six of her siblings. She is survived by her sisters, Carol Mooney, and Sharren Brewer; brothers, Allen Brewer and Michael Brewer; three children, Carolyn Allen (Tad), LeeAnn Bellum (Greig), and Tom Schow (Pamela); ten grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the National MS Society, Colorado Chapter, or Hospice of Western Colorado.

Published in The Daily Sentinel on Apr. 7, 2013