Of St. Thomas, age 91, passed away peacefully on Friday, November 19, 2021, at his residence, Metcalfe Gardens. Beloved husband of the late Margaret (née Lazenby) Brewster (2018). Survived by brother, Douglas Brewster and wife Therese of London, sister-in-law, Carolyn Lazenby (late Donald- 2019) of Collingwood, and several nieces and nephews. He was the son of the late Lucas and Lucy (née Smyth) Brewster. David was a retired piano teacher. At his request, there will be no visitation or funeral service. Cremation. Private burial at Woodland Cemetery, London. Donations of sympathy to Oxfam Canada, or the Stephen Lewis Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the Sifton Funeral Home, 118 Wellington Street, St. Thomas (519-631-1160).
Thank you to the management, nurses, and staff of Metcalfe Gardens for providing a comfortable home and care for the past 8 years. Also thank you to David’s caregivers from Medical Priorities – Laura, Britto, Nyasha, Bridget, Brad and Blessing. Your compassionate care allowed David to achieve his goal of remaining in his home.
At his request, there will be no visitation or funeral service. Cremation. Private burial at Woodland Cemetery, London.