Janesville, WI - Richard O. Brewer, age 84, passed away on Monday, November 8, 2021, at SSM St. Mary's Hospital Janesville. He was born in Oklahoma City, OK on November 3, 1937, the son of Clayton and Rachel (Schwartz) Brewer. He graduated from Broadhead High School. He was a member of the Army Reserves. Richard married Darlene Trezek on March 8, 1959. He was a fork lift driver for Stoughton Trailers. He was an avid bowler and loved rooting for the Brewers and Packers. Above all else, Richard's family meant the world to him.
Richard is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Darlene; 3 daughters: Deborah (Lawrence II) Butcher, Diana (Richard) Griffa, and Dawn (Ted) Streuly; 8 grandchildren: Aaron, Megan, Sarah, Justin, Joshua, Jacob, Jonathan, and Brittany; 3 great grandchildren: Lily, Ada, and Karalyn; brother, Chris; 3 sisters: Bonnie, Beverly, and Jackie; and many nieces, nephews, and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; granddaughter, Jessica; brother, David; and beloved pet, snuggles.
SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY is assisting the family. For online condolences and guestbook, please visit: www.schneiderfuneraldirectors.com
Published by The Gazette from Nov. 11 to Nov. 12, 2021.