Glen H. Brewster(1927 - 2013)

Glen H. Brewster

Glen H. Brewster, age 86, passed away peacefully on December 4, 2013. He was born in Ballard on February 7, 1927 to Arnold and Cecil (Smith) Brewster. He graduated from Ballard High School in 1945 and soon joined the Navy, where Glen served in the South Pacific. Upon his return he married his high school sweetheart, Beverly Towner, in 1947. They recently celebrated their 66th wedding anniversary.

Glen graduated from the Pacific Coast Banking School and the School of Executive Development for the American Savings and Loan Institute at the U. of W. He worked for 22 years as a banker. He then opened a successful Real Estate Appraising and Mortgage Brokering business.

Glen and Beverly lived in Seattle before moving to Mercer Island to raise their family. Later they moved to Kirkland, Whidbey Island and have most recently resided at Harbour Pointe Retirement Center in Mukilteo.

Glen enjoyed his time in Palm Desert, Hawaii, spending time in their RV, golfing, fishing, traveling, watching the Husky football team and, most of all, having time with his family. Glen was a wonderful and caring husband, father, grandfather and brother.

Glen was predeceased by his sister, Marjorie Eells. He is survived by his wife, Beverly; son, Jeffrey and his wife Katherine of Brussels, Belgium; son, Bradley, his wife Janette of Whidbey Island and their three children, Josh, Adam and Alexa; daughter, Jill of Whidbey Island and her daughter, Michelle, as well as many relatives and friends.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, December 20, 2013 from 1:00 to 4:00 P.M. at the Rosehill Community Center 304 Lincoln Avenue, Mukilteo, WA.

Donations in Glen's honor may be sent to Ryther Child Center 2400 NE 95th Street, Seattle, WA 98115-2426, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Attn: Donations P.O. Box 19023 Seattle, WA 98109-1023, or a .

Published in The Seattle Times on Dec. 15, 2013