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Jean Inez Brewer

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Jean Inez Brewer Obituary
Jean Inez Brewer

Born: October 17, 1924

Died: July 11, 2018

Jean Inez (Gorsuch) Brewer, 93, of Ottawa, died on Wednesday morning, July 11, 2018 at The Gardens Park Pointe in Morris.

Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 14, 2018 at the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa, with Rev. Tim Underwood, Pastor of the Illinois Valley Evangelical Free Church, officiating. Burial will follow at Comstock Cemetery in Pardeeville, WI. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Friday, at the funeral home.

Jean was born on October 17, 1924 in Scott Township, WI to, Stuart Freeman and Inez May (Vanderhoef) Gorsuch. She was a graduate of Pardeeville High School in Pardeeville, WI, and went to the Northern Baptist Theological Seminary, in Chicago. She married Forrest Junior Brewer on June 1, 1947 at the home of her parents in Pardeeville.

She is survived by a daughter, Joyce Ann (Timothy) Funte, of Mazon; a son, Stephen (Shirley) Brewer, of Normal; 6 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; 2 sisters, Dorothy van den Berg and Marilyn Bradley; and a brother, Clyde (Frances) Gorsuch.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Forrest, on October 18, 2004; and 2 sons, David Harold, in infancy and Forrest Douglas.

Pallbearers will be her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Memorials may be directed to the Girls Vocational School in the Ivory Coast in Africa

You may sign the online guestbook and share remembrances at www.MuellerFH.com. Mueller Funeral Home and Crematory 800 First Avenue, Ottawa, IL 61350 815-434-4433
Published in Morris Herald-News on July 12, 2018
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