Obituaries » Clara N. Brewer
December 18, 1923 - September 18, 2021
Clara Brewer, 97, of Fort Scott, passed away Saturday evening, September 18, 2021, at the home of her daughter, Mildred Hall. She was born, December 18, 1923, in Yates Center, Kansas the daughter of Albertis Orville “Bert” and Moma Mary Martin Hodge. She married Ivan E. Brewer, August 2, 1941, in Pawnee Station, Kansas, and he preceded her in death on January 27, 1997.
Clara was a member of Fort Scott High School Class of 1941 and the Hiattville United Methodist Church. She was also a 75-year member of the Ideal Chapter #369 Order of the Eastern Star, was active for 25 years with 4H work, as well as County Extension work. Clara was also a volunteer with the Mercy Hospital Auxiliary and The Beacon, Inc. for many years.
Clara is survived by a daughter, Mildred Hall of Fort Scott, a son, Charles Brewer and Paula of Fort Scott, five grandchildren, Donald Hall and Jolene, Dana Lea Ussery and Tim, Rachel Wagner and Kevin, Paul Brewer and Laura Vogelbacher and Barry, and twelve great-grandchildren, Kole Wagner, Solomon Brewer, Gabe Harris, Kayla Wagner, Chloe Harris. Abby Harris, Payton Vogelbacher, Madelyn Vogelbacher, Erin Hall, Ashten Lampe and Ben, Katie Ussery, and Brooke Ussery. In addition to her husband, Ivan, she was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Mildred Hodge, and a brother, Milton Hodge.
Rev. Carl K. Ellis will officiate funeral services for Clara Brewer, 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 21, 2021, at the Hiattville United Methodist Church. Burial will be in the Memory Gardens of Bourbon County Cemetery under the direction of the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday evening, September 20, 2021, at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Hiattville United Methodist Church and may be left in the care of the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home, P.O. Box 309, 15 W. Wall St, Fort Scott, KS 66701. Condolences may be submitted to the online guestbook at konantz-cheney.com.