LISBON, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Rodney R. Brewer, 60, passed away peacefully at 3:31 a.m., Wednesday, May 24, 2023 at Salem Regional Medical Center following a recent illness with his loving family by his side.

Rod was born December 18, 1962 in Salem, Ohio, a son of the late Richard F. and Shirley L. (Kearns) Brewer.

A graduate of Southern Local High School and the Columbiana County Joint Vocational School,

Rod was a jack-of-all trades. He worked as a machinist, was a truck driver for various companies and had worked as an operator in the oil refinery industry with Ever Clear of Ohio.

In his spare time, Rod enjoyed going scraping, fishing and any outdoor project. He loved to mow and fix things but most of all he loved spending time with his grandchildren and his dog, Skip.

He is survived and will be dearly missed by his wife, Lugene (Sherrill) Brewer, whom he married July 14, 1984; his children, Ashley (Joshua) Carroll, Micheal (Haylie) Brewer and Martin (Cailynn) Brewer; sister, Christine (Glenn) Warner; brothers, Richard (Jody) Brewer, Jr., David Brewer, Ronald (Tracy) Brewer, Gary Brewer, Kenneth Brewer, Randy (Pamela) Brewer, James (Tammy) Brewer and Thomas (Di) Brewer; eight grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

In addition to his parents, Rod was also preceded in death by his daughter, Lindsey Brewer.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, May 27, 2023 at the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home with Pastor Dirk Hall officiating. The family will receive guests from 11:00 a.m. until the time of services.

Private burial will follow at the Kemble Cemetery.

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A television tribute will air Friday, May 26 at the following approximate times: 6:47 a.m. on WYTV, 9:43 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV. Video will be posted here the day of airing.