Mary Ann Brewer, 65, of Gaylord, passed away on Wednesday, March 29, 2017.
Mary was born in Gaylord on September 5, 1951, the daughter of Blase & Velma (Hansen) Gapinski. She was a 1969 graduate of St. Mary High School.
Mary had worked for several businesses in the Gaylord area, including, the Alpine Center, Cooper-Standard, Country Star Restaurant and Gaylord Community Schools.
Mary loved spending time on the family farm and enjoyed gardening and cooking. She was a member of St. Mary Cathedral parish.
Mary is survived by her son, Douglas (Aimee)Brewer of Portage; her mother, Velma Gapinski of Gaylord; her brothers, Donald (Mary) Gapinski and Bernie (Denise) Gapinski both of Gaylord and her sister, Helen (Richard) Cook, of Gaylord. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Blase Gapinski in 1998 and her brother, Thomas Gapinski in 1988.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 9:00 AM from St. Mary Cathedral. Visitation at the Nelson Funeral Home will be held on Friday, April 7, 2017 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM.
Burial will take place in the spring at Fairview Cemetery in Gaylord.
Memorial contributions in honor of Mary Brewer may be made to St. Mary Cathedral or to the charity of your choice.