2013-07-18 / Obituaries

Robert Booraem Brewster

Robert Booraem Brewster died July 11, 2013, at Forest Farm Nursing Home after a long illness. He was the husband of Wanda for 62 years. Born on May 23, 1924, in Fort Collins, Colo., he was the son of Oswald and Elizabeth (Booraem) Brewster. He was an 11th generation direct descendent of William Brewster of the Mayflower.

After Cornell, where he was a member of Sigma Phi, he joined the Army and was in the 6th Armored

Division. He served at the Battle of the Bulge.

Besides his wife, he leaves two children, Elizabeth and William; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He leaves two brothers, James and William.

Funeral arrangements are private.

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