Thomas Earl Brewer Jr. 57, of Wakeman, died Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, in his home.
Thomas was born April 6, 1956, in Memphis, Tenn. He had been a Wakeman resident for the past two years, moving from Vermilion.
Thomas retired after 32 1/2 years as a quality control inspector for Ford Motor Co., Avon Lake. Most recently he was working for Benchmark in Norwalk.
He enjoyed riding motorcycles, hunting, camping and his grandchildren. He was an excellent motorcycle mechanic.
He is survived by his wife, Robin Brewer (Yelensky) of Wakeman; son, Eric Brewer of Vermilion; daughter, Stephanie (Angie) Brewer of Columbus; mother, Emilie Long of Huron; grandchildren, Travasia Coleman, Manuel Coleman, Allenina White, and Thomas Rider Brewer; sister, Jeannie (Bob) Henery of Huron; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and biker buddies who loved him dearly.
He was preceded in death by his father, Thomas Earl Brewer Sr., 1981; and stepfather, Thomas Edward Long Sr., 2012.
The family will receive friends 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7, at Riddle Funeral Home, 5345 South St. Vermilion. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8, at the funeral home. The Reverend Bob Nickester will officiate.
Interment will follow at Riverside Cemetery, Berlin Heights.
Condolences may be made at riddlefuneralhome.com.