Melba Jean Brewer

July 25, 1928 ‒ March 25, 2021

Marion, Ohio

Melba Jean Brewer, age 92, of Marion, passed away March 22, 2021 at the home of her daughter, surrounded by her family.

Melba was born July 25, 1928 to the late George and Mary Ellen Blair.  She married Robert C. Brewer on March 21, 1946 in Greenup, Kentucky.

She is survived by her daughters, Linda (Mike) Varner and Cindy (Glenn) Combs, sister, Shirley Yoder of Oregon, 9 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, and 11 great-great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and beloved husband, Melba was preceded in death by her son, Larry Brewer; daughter, Sandy Brewer, two granddaughters; two brothers, and one sister

Private family graveside services will be held at Chapel Heights Memory Gardens.

Donations may be made in Melba’s honor to Heartland Hospice.

Snyder Funeral Homes, Gunder/Hall Chapel is honored to serve Melba’s family. Online condolences and memories may be expressed by visiting

  • Aunt Linda and family, we are sorry for the loss of your Mamma. Prayers for comfort. Love you.–Denise and Michael