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Dolores J. (Ammon) Brewster

November 24, 1934 ~ March 2, 2020 (age 85)

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Dolores J. “Dee” (Ammon) Brewster Dolores “Dee” Brewster, age 85 of East Springfield, was called home by the hand of God on Monday, March 2, 2020 at St. Vincent Health Center, Erie, Pa with her family by her side.

 Dee was born in Louisville, KY on November 24, 1934, the daughter of the late Leonard and Mary Etta (Vessels) Ammon. 

Dee raised five wonderful children and retired from the Floral Dept. of the Giant Eagle Summit Branch Store in 2008.  She was a member of the St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Girard and had belonged to the Springfield Volunteer Fire Dept. Auxiliary, and Springfield Mother’s Club.  She loved working at the Springfield Vol. Fire Dept. Carnivals every year where she would always be found working at the red eat building.  She loved to play Bingo and was a wonderful baker.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Brewster and two sisters, Evelyn Gootee and Margaret Ammon; an infant brother, Robert Ammon; and a life-long friend, Norma Foletti.

She is survived by her children; Debra Greenslade (Jim Pyle) of Albion; Denise (Steve) McInchak  of Lake City; Dennis (Christine) Brewster of Platea; Kevin (Lynn) Brewster of N. Canton, OH; and Karen Brewster of Bethlehem, PA.  She will also be missed by 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at the Jean Evans Thompson Funeral Home at 11883 Main Street, East Springfield, PA on Thursday, March 5, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial at the St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church on Friday at 11 am with Father Scott Detisch, .  Dee will be laid to rest in the Springfield Cemetery, East Springfield, privately. 

Memorial Donations In Memory of Dee may be made to the Springfield Volunteer Fire Dept., P.O. Box 79, East Springfield, PA 16411.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Dolores J. (Ammon) Brewster, please visit our floral store.


March 5, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Jean Evans Thompson Funeral Home

March 5, 2020

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Jean Evans Thompson Funeral Home

Mass of Christian Burial
March 6, 2020

11:00 AM
St. John the Evangelical Catholic Church
101 Olin Avenue
Girard, PA 16417

Please note
Everyone will meet at the Church for the Services. Not at the Funeral Home.


Springfield Volunteer Fire Dept.
11959 Main Street, East Springfield PA 16411

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