Of Wilkins Township, age 71, suddenly, on July 8, 2013. Beloved husband of Roberta Yost Brewer for 39 years; loving father of Brian (Tricia) Yost of Las Vegas, NV, Monica (Georg) Huckestein of Germany, and Beth (John) Kleist of Monroeville; grandfather of Jeffrey Yost, Jack Huckestein, Brandon Kleist, and soon to be baby, Emily Kleist; brother of Wayne "Bud" Brewer, Patricia "Penny" Klavonick, Donnie Brewer, Ronnie Brewer, Sandy Fisher, Alvie Jupin, and the late Shirley Belmont; and twin brother, Jim Brewer; also survived by many nieces and nephews. John was the owner of Allegheny Inspection Company located in Turtle Creek for over 25 years. This was an engineering and non-destructive testing company for various power plants. He was the recipient of a liver transplant 16 years ago and was also an Army veteran. Friends welcome to PATRICK T. LANIGAN FUNERAL HOME, Turtle Creek/Monroeville Chapel, 1111 Monroeville Ave., at James St., Turtle Creek 412-823-9350, on Saturday from 11-12 Noon for a memorial visitation followed by a Memorial Service at 12 Noon. Memorial contributions may be made to CORE-Center for Organ Recovery and Education, 204 Sigma Dr., Pittsburgh, PA 15238.
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from July 11 to July 12, 2013