Monday, November 11, 2019

Franklin Duane Brewer (November 7, 2019)

Franklin Duane Brewer age 85, of Versailles passed away at 7:05 PM on Thursday, November 7, 2019, at State of the Heart Hospice Care Center in Greenville.

Duane was born August 3, 1934, in Darke County to the late Alpha & Goldie Brewer. In addition to his parents, Duane was also preceded in death by his wife, Alice Virginia (Garber) Brewer on May 12, 2017, whom he married June 30, 1958; brother, Glenn Brewer; and a sister, Juanita Rinehart.

Duane is survived by his daughters & son-in-law, Carol Brewer of Versailles and Connie & David Seibert of Willowdell; and grandchildren, Amber & Joe Cain, Ashley Seibert and Bryant & Stepheny Seibert.

Duane owned and operated Brewer & Sons Trucking for 30 years and retired in 2006. After retirement, Duane later hauled grain and feed for Keller Grain & Feed and was a truck driver at Dick Lavy Trucking for 9 years.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, November 14, 2019, at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville with Pastor Doug Klinsing officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 1:00 to 2:00 PM at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association. Condolences for the family may be expressed through