Lifetime Pea Green resident Kenneth L. Brew died Monday, April 11, 2016, at Horizons Care Center in Eckert. He was 88.
Visitation will be held from 5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, April 20, at Taylor Funeral Service Chapel in Delta. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Thursday, April 21, at First Assembly of God in Delta, followed by interment at Delta City Cemetery. A dinner for family and friends will be held at the Pea Green Hall after the graveside service.
Mr. Brew was born in Pea Green Oct. 24, 1927, to Cecil and Irene Brew. He attended Pea Green area schools and graduated from Olathe High School.
He served in the U.S. Navy for two years.
He married Helen Duncan of Austin on Dec. 23, 1949.
Mr. Brew was a farmer and worked at the Holly Sugar factory during the winter months. He served on the Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service committee for over 40 years.
He enjoyed his farm, snowmobiling in his younger years, camping, golfing, visits with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and spending time with his "dinner club" friends with whom he played cards, had lunches and traveled to various destinations including Hawaii and Canada.
Mr. Brew is survived by three sons, Dennis (June) Brew of Cedaredge, Ronald Brew of Parker and Randy (Crystal) Brew of Grand Junction; one brother, Robert (Twilah) Brew of Pea Green; six grandchildren, Amber (Allyn) Burns of LeRoy, N.Y., Corey (Christi) Brew of Omaha, Neb., Miranda (Britton) Cottrell of Greeley, Justine Brew of Hollywood, Calif., Andrea (Kenny) Kessler of Falcon and Brian (Rachel) Brew of Grand Junction; 11 great-grandchildren; and extended family.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Helen, in 2012; a brother, Merle Brew; and his twin sister, JoAnn Anders.
Memorial contributions may be made to HopeWest, P.O. Box 24, Delta, CO 81416, or Pea Green Community Club, 3680 Cedar Rd., Delta, CO 81416.
Taylor Funeral Service and Crematory is handling the arrangements.
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