Wilson D. Brewer, 68, of rural Linton, passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2011, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.
He was born in Linton on Feb. 17, 1943, to Foster Roosevelt and Viles Mary (Sexton) Brewer. Wilson married Betty Sue O'Haver on Nov. 10, 1961.
Wilson was a U.S. Navy veteran who served during the Vietnam War. Later, he began work at NWSC Crane as an auditor for 33 years. Wilson retired in 1996. He was a member of the Lebanon Baptist Church and he truly enjoyed his leisure time hobby of woodworking.
Survivors include his wife, Betty S. Brewer; three daughters: Christina (Ralph) Deeds of Linton, Kimberly (Joe) Sibrel of Jasper, and Dr. Shelley Brewer of Houston, TX; six grandchildren: Kali, Dustin, Chloe, Hannah, Beau, and Elijah; four brothers: Derward Brewer of Carlisle, Rex Brewer of Sandborn, Howard Brewer of Dugger, and Nelson Brewer of Sullivan.
Wilson was preceded in death by his parents, one sister and one brother.
Memorial contributions may be made to ABWE-Hope House, C/O Lebanon Baptist Church, PO Box 481, Midland, IN 47445. Envelopes will also be available at the service.
A graveside service will be at 2 p.m.on Wednesday, June 8, at the Mt. Moriah Cemetery with Pastor Bradley Darr officiating. There will be no public visitation.
Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com.