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CREVE COEUR ~ Edward “Eddie” Neil Breweur, 62, of Creve Coeur, passed away at 10:30 p.m. Monday, December 11, 2017 at his home.

Born May 3, 1955 in Peoria to Charles “Bud” N. and Edna V. (Williams) Breweur, he married Elizabeth Louise Grove on June 1, 1974 in East Peoria. She survivies.

Also surviving are one daughter, Coleen (Jeromy) Myers of East Peoria; one son, Glenn (Crystal) Breweur of Marquette Heights; four grandchildren, Ethan James Myers of Bloomington, Taylor Renee Myers of Cape Girardeau, MO, Gavin Edward and Cole Elijah Breweur of Marquette Heights and one brother, Larry (Kathi) Breweur of Durham, NC.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Ann Shults.

Eddie had worked for Caterpillar, Inc. as a machine operator retiring in 2006 after 30 years of service and helping his wife, Elizabeth with wedding photography.

He was a current 13-year member of APA Pool League and 50 plus year member of East Peoria Free Methodist Church.

A loving and devoted family man, Eddie enjoyed traveling, driving, listening to music and riding rollercoasters. His most enjoyment came while tinkering with small engines and spending time with his grandchildren.

His funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Preston-Hanley Funeral Homes & Crematory in Creve Coeur. Pastor John Plunkett will officiate. Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday morning at the funeral home. Cremation will be accorded following the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to St. Jude, Midwest Affiliate, 530 N.E. Glen Oak Ave., Peoria, IL 61637.

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