Donald Joseph Brewer
1943 - 2019
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DONALD BREWER Donald Joseph Brewer, 76, passed away January 29, 2019 in Henderson. A new resident of Boulder City. Don was born January 21, 1943, in Seattle, to Donald Eugene Brewer and MaryJane E. Tillman. He grew up in Southern California beach communities eventually attending high school in Los Angeles. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy and became a Hospital Corpsman serving in Vietnam 19611965. Upon his return he earned an A.A. degree in Journalism and worked in sales and advertising before embarking on a political consulting career. Times changed and he sought a less stressful life and spent 24 years as a meat cutter with Farmer John. Don made friends wherever he went and people sought him out for his thoughtful guidance and opinion. Besides his children and grandkids he was proud of his sobriety of over 19 years, and of the service he could offer to others because of it. Don is survived by his wife, of 45 years, Betsey; previous wife, Carolyn; sons, Patrick (Charlene) and Michael (Christina); grandchildren, Abigail, Joseph and Michael, Jr.; step grandchildren, Brandon, Shaheim and Amari; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Funeral Mass will be at 10:30 a.m. Fri., Feb. 15, at St. Andrew Catholic Community, 1399 San Felipe Dr., Boulder City, NV 89005. Burial to follow at Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 1900 Veterans Memorial Dr., Boulder City, NV 89005. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to or the charity of your choice. Family and friends can sign an online memorial guestbook at

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Published in Las Vegas Review-Journal on Feb. 3, 2019.
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February 11, 2019
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February 8, 2019
I would like to express my sincerest condolences for your loss. May the God of all comfort give you his peace at this very difficult time. Php 4:6,7
February 7, 2019
My sincerest condolences to you and yours Mrs Carol love Len and family xo
Len Martinez
February 5, 2019
My condolences to the family for the loss of a love one. May God's promise found at John 6:40 bring you comfort as it has for me.
February 4, 2019
Dear Brewer family,

I'm so sorry for your loss. My deepest condolences to the family. May you take comfort from the words at 1 Thessalonians 4:14, the beautiful hope of seeing your loved one again.
February 4, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss. Remember that the God of Comfort cares for you. 1 Peter 5:6,7
February 3, 2019
My deepest condolences to the family and friends of Don. When someone you love becomes a memory, the memory becomes a treasure that fills your heart with love and brings you joy. May you find comfort in Jesus promise of the hope of everlasting life at John 6:40.
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