William “Jay” Brewer, 55

William “Jay” Brewer, 55, North Manchester passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2020 in Toledo, Ohio.

Jay was born on Aug. 28, 1964 in Wabash to Don W. and Nancy J. (Ross) Brewer.

Jay graduated from Manchester High School in 1983. He also played basketball at Manchester High School and later at Jacksonville College in Texas.

Jay was a lifelong construction worker and most recently worked for Sterling Contracting in North Webster for the last three years.

Jay had a heart of gold especially when it came to his nieces, nephews, brothers, sisters, and parents. He enjoyed gardening, fishing, and playing basketball in leagues in Wabash. He was a hard worker and creative in his construction work. His job gave him the opportunity to travel in which he thoroughly enjoyed. Throughout life’s challenges, he loved the Lord with all of his heart.

Jay will be remembered by his parents; brothers, Todd A. (Cristal) Brewer and Kevin (Carrie) Brewer, all of North Manchester; and his sisters, Debbie S. (Steve) Dotson of Silver Lake, and Stephanie (Scott) Martin of South Bend.

Funeral service will be Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020 at 10 a.m., with calling one hour prior. Funeral and calling will be at Sweetwater Assembly of God, North Manchester, with Pastor Jeremy Jones and Pastor Chad McAtee as officiants.

Burial will be in Laketon Cemetery, Laketon.

Preferred memorials are to Lansing Teen Challenge, 510 Willow St. Lansing, Mich. 48906.

Posted on 2020 Jan 30