The Ottumwa Courier

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July 4, 2014

Ryan Brewington

BATAVIA — Ryan Matthew Brewington, 21, of Batavia, passed away Wednesday, July 2.

Ryan was born July 4, 1992, at Oskaloosa, the son of Jennifer Van Klootwyk and Curtis Brewington.

He grew up in Batavia and attended Fairfield school, graduating from Fairfield High School in 2010. He graduated from William Penn University in May 2014. He was scheduled to begin teaching math at the Cardinal Middle School this fall.

He coached Fairfield Little League and served on the Little League board.

Ryan had worked for the Brewington and Sons Construction Company of Batavia.

He loved the Cubs, the Kansas City Chiefs, baseball, slow pitch softball, football and golf.

He was a member of the Kilwinning Lodge A.F. & A.M. # 198, KAABA Shrine, Fairfield Shrine Club, and the Hillbilly Clan 103.

Surviving are his parents, Jennifer and Paul Bunnell of Batavia and Curtis Brewington of Clinton; his brother, Josh Brewington of Batavia; his grandparents, Marsha Brewington of Mt. Pleasant and John Brewington of Batavia and Connie Van Klootwyk and Richard Palmer of Oskaloosa; and Ryan’s special friend, Jade Greiner of Packwood.

Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Fairfield Middle School; Pastor Jim Jensen officiating. Burial will be in the Batavia Cemetery in Batavia. Following the funeral service and burial, there will be a gathering of family and friends at Jeb’s Park at 198 E. Broadway in Batavia.

Masonic rites will be recited at 4:30 p.m. Monday at the Raymond Funeral Home in Fairfield, followed by visitation from 5-7 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to brother Josh’s education fund.

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