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Friday September 23rd, 2016
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Sally S. Brewington

Sally S. Brewington, age 86, 137 Third St., Benton, died at 6:43 p. m. Sunday, September 18, 2016 at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, where she was a patient for four days. She was in failing health for two months.

Born on January 22, 1930 in Charlottesville, Virginia, she was daughter of the late Richard T., Sr.   and  Mary Catherine (Gocke) Sanner. A 1947 graduate of Hyattsville  Maryland High School, she attended the University of Maryland for two years and later attended Bloomsburg University where she earned her B.S. and M.S. degrees.

Sally resided in Benton since 1984 and previously lived in Stillwater for 21 years and at Jonestown for eight years prior to that.

She was employed by the Benton Area School District for 22 years as an elementary teacher, retiring in 1990.

Sally was a faithful member of Christ The King Catholic Church, where she served a eucharistic minister. She was a member of the Benton Women's Club since 1954 and also a member of the Benton Bridge Club; Benton Sewing Club and the Friendship Book Club.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, Robert M. Brewington, Sr., on March 4, 1995; by a brother Richard T. Sanner, Jr., in 1995; and a son-in-law, John Tucker.

Sally is survived by two sons: Robert M. Brewington, Jr., and his wife Deborah, Benton and Richard R. Brewington, and his wife Patty, Orangeville; six daughters: Sharon B., wife of O. Grant Little, Benton; Sally B. Tucker, Bloomsburg; Sandra B., wife of Richard J. Slavick, Berwick; Sheila B., wife of Kirk A. Gilbert, Bloomsburg; Stephanie B., wife of W. Terry Stewart, Bloomsburg; Susanne B., wife of Jeffrey Sparrow, Douglassville; 21 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Mary Catherine "Kitty", wife of E. Robert Genthe, Mesa, Ariz.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday at 10 a. m. in Christ The King Catholic Church, Mendenhall Lane, Benton, by her pastor, Rev. David M. Hereshko. Interment will follow in the Stillwater Cemetery.

Friends may call on Friday from 6-8 p. m. at the Dean W. Kriner, Inc., Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Benton.

The family will provide flowers. Memorials may be sent to Christ The King Catholic Church, Mendenhall Lane, Benton, Pa 17814.

 

 

 


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To Sally's family, we are so glad we had a chance to visit with her this summer.
She will be sadly missed by so many. I know our kids loved her in school.

Bob and Betty Lewis Sep 24 2016 12:00 AM

We are saddened to hear of Sally's passing. We always thought of her as a Class Act! She was quite the lady and will be missed. Our condolences to your family during this time.

Karen and Scott Edwards Sep 23 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Sally Brewington

Linda Coughlin and Peter Coughlin Sep 23 2016 12:00 AM

I have many fond memories of Sally. My condolences to the entire Brewinton family. She now reunited with her husband Bob (A very special person to my family) And is at peace.

Linda Coughlin Sep 23 2016 12:00 AM

Sending heartfelt condolences to the Brewington family in the loss of your Mother

Gale and Jackie Hess Sep 23 2016 12:00 AM

To all the Brewington Family. We send you our deepest sympathy and prayers.
Paul, Debby and all the Haden Family.

The Haden Family Sep 23 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Sally Brewington

Terry and Rose Hack Sep 22 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Sally Brewington

Daniel & Tawngene Steiner - so sorry for your loss Sep 22 2016 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Sally Brewington

Brenda Parise Sep 22 2016 12:00 AM

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A GRANDMOTHER'S GARDEN REMEMBERED was sent on September 22, 2016

With loving memories of our Aunt Sally! Praying that her wonderful family will be comforted in knowing that she is at Peace with our Lord Jesus Christ & her beloved husband, Uncle Bob! All Our Love, Michael, Linda, Daniel, Nicole and Brandon Genthe

Expression of Sympathy Sep 22 2016 12:00 AM

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