Larry Ray Brewer
Larry Ray Brewer, 80, a resident of Round Lake Beach, passed away Saturday, July 2, 2016 at Condell Medical Center in Libertyville. He was born February 17, 1936 in Woodstock, IL to Charles and Ruth (nee: Gathman) Brewer. Larry was an veteran having served with the US Army. He was an avid Cubs fan, enjoyed fishing, and loved family gatherings. Larry is survived by his wife of 51 years, Laverne, whom he wed on August 29, 1964 in Palatine, IL, his daughters Cynthia (Robert) Birr of Cary, IL and Ruth (Steve) Jones of Dallas, TX, and his grandchildren Kyle and Katie Birr and Joshua Jones. He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister Lenore Larson. A visitation and funeral service is scheduled for Sunday, July 10, 2016 from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., with the funeral service commencing at 8:00 p.m. at Strang Funeral Chapel, 410 East Belvidere Road, Grayslake, IL 60030. Interment will be held privately at Warren Cemetery in Gurnee. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Round Lake Fire Dept. 409 W. Nippersink Rd. Round Lake, IL 60073 (847)546-6001. For information, please call 847-223-8122 or go to www.strangfuneral.org.