Marvin H. Brewer, 77, of Ladoga passed away Sunday, April 21, 2019, at his residence.
He was born Jan. 20, 1942, at Gravel Switch, Kentucky, to George and Ruby Elizabeth (Blackaby) Brewer. He married Dorothy “Corky” (Bain) Brewer on Dec. 9, 1961, at New Market. She survives.
After graduating from Waveland High School in 1960 he began working for RR Donnelley & Sons in Crawfordsville for 20 years. He then owned and operated Brewer Furniture Store in Ladoga for 28 years.
He was a member of Hawcreek Church of Christ. Marvin enjoyed sports and was an avid Purdue Boilermaker fan. He was a very active grandfather taking great pride in his grandchildren and following their activities. Spending time with his family brought him great joy.
Marvin is survived by his wife Dorothy “Corky” Brewer of Ladoga; sons,
Kevin (Beverly) Brewer of Danville, Indiana, and David (Angela) Brewer of Brownsburg; four grandchildren, Abbie, Sam, Charlie and Frannie Brewer; siblings, Lawrence (Daphne) Brewer of Crawfordsville, Ivan (Carolyn) Brewer of Crawfordsville, Maurice (Carolyn) Brewer of Midland, Michigan, Don Brewer of Crawfordsville, Fred (Jo) Brewer of Waveland, Joyce Brewer of West Lafayette and Dale Brewer of Crawfordsville; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents; daughter Beth Anne Brewer; and siblings, Warren Brewer, Lowell “Chick” (Dorothy) Brewer, Alma (Dick) Stull, Kenneth Brewer and Jerry Brewer.
A memorial service will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 25 at Servies and Morgan Funeral Home, Ladoga, 203 N/ Washington, St., Ladoga, wit the Rev. Glen McFarland officiating. Friends may visit with the family 3-7 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made at www.serviesmorgan.com.