Derek Wade Brewster – July 11, 2013

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Derek Wade Brewster, 37, of Amarillo, died Thursday, July 11, 2013.

Memorial services will be at 4:00 P.M., Tuesday, July 16, 2013, at Church of Christ at The Colonies, with Dick Marcear officiating.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.

Derek was born June 25, 1976, in Amarillo, to Keith and Judy Brewster. He graduated from Amarillo High School. He married Leslie George on August 24, 2002, in Amarillo.  He had worked as a paramedic at Amarillo Medical Service for almost 15 years. He had been the director of the Pampa EMS and was currently a paramedic at Boys Ranch.

Survivors include his wife, Leslie Brewster, of the home; a son, Dylan Brewster, of the home; his parents, Keith and Judy Brewster of Amarillo; a brother, Ryan Brewster and wife Lauren of Amarillo; a sister, Berkley Brewster of Amarillo; his in-laws, Tom and Nancy George of Hereford; and his grandmother, Wilma Maxine Brewster of San Antonio.

The family suggests memorials be made to benefit Dylan Brewster in care of Amarillo National Bank, P.O. Box 1, Amarillo, TX 79105.

16 Responses to “Derek Wade Brewster – July 11, 2013”

  1. Suann Doan says:

    Prayers to Leslie and Dylan, and your families. My heart goes out to you all during this difficult time.

    Suann Doan

  2. Curtis & Betty King says:

    Such a freak accident and tragic death! Our hearts and prayers go out to the family! We trust the Lord to comfort you all and get you through the days ahead…..only He has the true Word and Hand to carry you all on! Betty and I are heartbroken for your loss!

  3. Wade & Stacy Olsen says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  4. LaGwenda Walker says:

    While working in Pampa Derek responded several times to my brothers home. Derek also visited him in the ICU. He was such a caring person heart and soul. I was so sadden to hear of his passing. Derek will be missed by all who knew him. Thoughts and Prayers to his family.

  5. Jesse and Margarite Mason says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with family and friends.

  6. Trevor Hall says:

    I cannot express the tragic and profound sympathy I feel for the Brewster family. May Christ be with you all.

  7. R. Montoya-AMS medic 103 1990-2000 says:

    adios partner, my boys and I will never forget you.

  8. Melanie Kinsey & Family says:

    Leslie, I am so sorry for your loss. No words can express the deepest sympathy we have for you, your son, and your family. I pray that God holds you close and comforts you and that you know how much we are thinking of and praying for you.

  9. Carolyn McMahan says:

    My heart is heavy for all your family . You , Judy, Keith, Ryan, Berkley will be in my prayers. Love u all. Carolyn and mrs. McMahan

  10. James & Lynn Duncan says:

    What a tragedy for you and all the family. Derek was such a fun little boy and grew up to be such a wonderful man. Thinking of you and sending our deepest sympathy.

  11. Harvey Maldonado says:

    It was a pleasure to have had the opportunity to work with Brewster. He was a great person and will be missed. My heartfelt condolences to his wife Leslie and son Dylan. May you find peace and keep the wonderful memories close to your heart.

  12. Mike, Alisa, & Wyatt Langford: says:

    With the deepest respect and condolences…God Bless everyone in this extremely tough time. Rest in Peace our EMS brother and friend. You will always be with us!

  13. Jan Dickson says:

    Leslie and Dylan,
    May God wrap you in his arms and offer you peace. Derek was a fine man, father, husband, and friend to many. Dylan, you are his legacy. Keep his memories close.
    RIP Derek, your watch is over.

  14. Debra Parson says:

    Derek and his guys with his landscaping company mowed my yard for a few months. Derek took much pride in his work. He was always so nice to me. He was a great person. Rest in peace Derek. My thoughts and prayers go out to your family.

  15. Karen Snyder Groves says:

    Our prayers are with Leslie, Dylan and everyone touched by Derek. We are sorry for your loss.

  16. Deana Fulenwider Herd says:

    Derek’s friendship was such a huge blessing to my brother Joel. Our family was heartbroken to learn of his death. We will cherish the memories shared. Our prayers are with you.
    “And know that the peace of God (a peace that is beyond any and all of our human understanding) will stand watch over your hearts and minds in Jesus, the Anointed One.Philippians 4:7
    We are so sorry for your loss.

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