Darlene J. Brewer, age 84, of Angola, Indiana, passed away peacefully on Monday, April 4, 2022 at the Laurels of DeKalb in Butler. Darlene was a former member of the Hamilton Fish and Game Club. She enjoyed working crosswords, collecting anything to do with cows and spending time with her dog, Brandy.
Darlene was born on May 20, 1937, in Angola, Indiana, the daughter of John W. and Ania J. (Simmons) Kemery. She is survived by her sons, Steven Penland and Rex (Norma) Penland, both of Anogla and James (Dave Combs) Penland, of Hamilton; daughters, Linda Penland, of Fremont and Pamela Penland, of Angola; six grandchildren, Travis, Matthew, Erika, Dayton, Samantha and Colton; great grandchildren, Addisyn, Mia and Carson and a sister, Darola (Dow) Baker. She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister and brother-in-law, Caroline (Paul) Clark.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 13, 2022 from 4:00-6:00 P.M. at H. E. Johnson & Sons Funeral Home, 108 South West Street, Angola, Indiana. Funeral services will be held immediately following the visitation with Chaplain Rodney Snyder officiating. Private interment will take place in Flint Cemetery.
Memorials are requested to Community Humane Shelter of Steuben County.