Doreen I. BREWER

News Death Notice

BREWER, Doreen I. age 88, of Franklin, passed away Monday, April 22, 2013 at her son's residence. She was born August 18, 1924 in London, England, and was married in London before moving to the United States in 1946. She was employed in the offices of the Admiralty in London under Lord Mon Batton during W.W. II. Doreen was a member of Grace Baptist Church. She enjoyed knitting, sewing, gardening and was an avid reader. The family extends their special thanks and appreciation to Grace Hospice and Fidelity Nursing Care for their professional and loving care of Doreen during her illness. Preceding her in death were her mother and step-father Roberta (Brown) and Leonard Roycroft; her husband, James L. Brewer in 2001; and one daughter, Norma Diane Green. She is survived by two children, James L. Brewer, wife Rita and Barbara A. Kidd, companion Clint Inlow; ten grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren; one sister, Norma Williams of Cambridge, England; and three nephews and their families in England. Visitation will be Thursday, April 25, 2013 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Herr-Riggs Funeral Home, 210 S. Main St., Middletown. Services will be Friday, April 26, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home, with Pastor Mo Dunn officiating. Interment will be at Grace Memorial Gardens. Arrangements by Herr-Riggs Funeral Home, 210 S. Main St., Middletown.

Published in Journal-News on Apr. 24, 2013