Zechar Bailey Funeral Home

1499 N Broadway Po Box 337, Greenville, OH


Franklin Duane Brewer

August 3, 1934November 7, 2019

Franklin Duane Brewer age 85, of Versailles passed away at 7:05 PM on Thursday, November 7, 2019, at State of the Heart Hospice Care Center in Greenville. Duane was born August 3, 1934, in Darke County to the late Alpha & Goldie Brewer. In addition to his parents, Duane was also preceded in death by his wife, Alice Virginia (Garber) Brewer on May 12, 2017, whom he married June 30, 1958; brother, Glenn Brewer; and a sister, Juanita Rinehart. Duane is survived by his daughters & son-in-law, Carol Brewer of Versailles and Connie & David Seibert of Willowdell; sons & daughter-in-law, Ron & Nancy Brewer Sr. of Ansonia and Robert Brewer of Greenville; and grandchildren, Amber & Joe Cain, Ashley Seibert, Bryant & Stepheny Seibert, Ron Brewer Jr., Bobi Brewer and Robbie Brewer. Duane owned and operated Brewer & Sons Trucking for 30 years and retired in 2006. After retirement, Duane later hauled grain and feed for Keller Grain & Feed and was a truck driver at Dick Lavy Trucking for 9 years. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday, November 14, 2019, at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home in Greenville with Pastor Doug Klinsing officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 1:00 to 2:00 PM at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.


  • Visitation Thursday, November 14, 2019
  • Memorial Service Thursday, November 14, 2019


Franklin Duane Brewer

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Teresa Wilson

November 13, 2019

Ron and Nancy, so sorry to hear of Duane's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family at this time of sorrow. The Dwight Brewer Family

Chris Logan

November 13, 2019

Connie, Dave & Family ~
Sharing in your sadness as you remember your Dad. Though I never met him, you honored him with your love and affection through sharing your visits with him.
Tender Blessings to All