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Donald M. Brimmer

May 12 , 2019

Donald M. BrimmerDonald M. Brimmer, 85, of Watertown passed away Sunday evening, May 12, 2019, at Hospice of Jefferson County.

As per his wishes there will be no calling hours or service. Arrangements are entrusted with Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown.

Don was born in Watertown on June 14, 1933, son of Howard and Grace Covey Brimmer and he was a graduate of Watertown High School. After being honorably discharged from the US Air Force, Don began his career at A & P Grocery. He retired when the store closed as meat cutter and butcher, serving the grocery for forty years. He enjoyed nature and especially gardening and bird watching.

He is survived by his sister, Lyola B. O'Reilly, Watertown and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. Along with his parents, Don was predeceased by his three brothers, Richard, Albert, and Francis Brimmer and his sister, Eva Scovel.

In lieu of flowers, donations in his name may be made to Hospice of Jefferson County, 1398 Gotham St., Watertown, NY 13601. Online condolences to his family may be posted at www.cummingsfuneral.com.


#5 Irene Riley 2019-05-18 08:59
Dearest Loyola and Kim,
I was so sorry to hear of the loss of your brother and uncle. I knew he was very special in your lives and will be truly missed by all.
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#4 Donna Marie Colwell 2019-05-17 09:17
Loyola, So sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. RIP DON❤
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#3 Nancy Spinner 2019-05-14 18:12
I worked with Don at the Northlake plaza A+P. A gentleman always.Test in peace.
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#2 Scott Slater 2019-05-14 05:47
One of the last of my parents cottage crew. So many great memories of Donnie and our beloved cottage lane.
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#1 Teri Brimmer 2019-05-14 05:06
Uncle Don, you were one of a kind. Always a smile on your face and with a kind heart. We will dearly.
miss you.
Teri Lynn (TT)
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