With family by his side, at home, on February 4, 2017 of Buffalo, Ontario in McGillivray Township in his 74th year. Beloved husband of Lois (Morris) Brewer. Dear father of Wes and Cathy Brewer of Buffalo, Ontario, Gord Brewer of Buffalo, Ontario, and Lorne and the late Lisa Brewer of Arkona. Dear grandfather of Jennifer and Steve McEvoy of McGillivray Township, Christopher and Jenna McNeil of Lucan, Colin Jr. Brewer of McGillivray Township, Stacy and Ryan Arnezeder of London; Nathan Brewer and Anne Brewer of Arkona. Dear great-grandfather of Ella and Oliver McEvoy, and Lucas McNeil. Colin was also an honorary grandfather of the Brinsley United Church Sunday School. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Val Cameron of B.C, and Lynn Brewer of N.B., Sherry and Ron Evans of B.C., Gail Biser of London, Wendy and Tony McGowan of Komoka, and Brad and Kate Morris of London. Fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews and special acknowledgment to Colin’s golfing and card buddies who showed much love and support. Predeceased by his beloved Nan, his parents Hilda and Norm Brewer, and brothers Tony and Raymond and brother-in-law Vaughn Cameron. Colin started his teaching career at McGillivray Central School and after 34 years as an educator retired from East Williams Public School.
Cremation has taken place. A social gathering to celebrate Colin’s life will be held at the Ailsa Craig Community Centre, 155 Annie Ada Shipley Street on Saturday, February 18, 2017 from 1-4 PM (come and go as you please). If you’re a Toronto Maple Leafs fan, feel free to wear blue and white.
Haskett Funeral Home, Lucan (519-227-4211) entrusted with arrangements. In honour of Colin please consider doing a simple kindness or donating to the London Health Sciences Foundation (Regional Cancer Program) or the Make-a-Wish Foundation.BREWER: Colin of Buffalo, Ontario in McGillivray Township