Anita Jo Brewer, 75, Hoisington, died Monday, Nov. 5, 2018, at Hays Medical Center.
She was born June 28, 1943, in Sylvan Grove to Joe and Hester (Lantz) Shanelec. She was a 1962 graduate of Hoisington High School.
She married Garrel Ray Brewer in June of 1966. She grew up in Hoisington and moved to Lucas in 1978. She moved back to Hoisington in 1991. During her time in Hoisington she was a member of the United Methodist Church. Then following some health concerns she moved to Locust Grove Village in La Crosse in 2008, where she enjoyed participating in the many activities including the Red Hat Society and the Bell Choir.
Survivors include a son, Darrin Brewer and wife, Shanna, Hays; a brother, Steve Shanelec and wife, Kathryn, Wichita; and three grandchildren, Rylee, Raegan, and Chase Brewer.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Nicholson-Ricke Funeral Home Chapel, Hoisington; burial in Wilson Cemetery.
Friends can call from 9 a.m. until time of service Friday at the funeral home with family to greet friends just prior to service at 1 p.m.
Memorials are suggested to Locust Grove Village or Hays Humane Society in care of the funeral home.