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Robert Brems

July 19, 1922 — October 14, 2020

Boulder, Utah

Funeral Recording

Robert Williams Brems, our loving husband, father and grandfather passed away October 14, 2020 at the age of 98 at his home in Boulder, Utah.

Born July 19, 1922, Salt Lake City, Utah to Charles Joseph Brems and Amy Catherine Williams.  Married Naomi Nettleship on January 22, 1943 in the Salt Lake Temple.

He serviced in the US Air Force in WWII.  Active member of The Church of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  Beloved Boy Scout leader, Bishop and held many other positions.

Survived by wife, Naomi Brems; daughter, Barbara (Larry) VanQuill; sons, Scott (Jackie), David (Annette), John (Jolynn); daughter Betty Carlson; and son, Robert (Pamara); thirty-three grandchildren, 82 great-grandchildren, six great-great grandchildren and brother-in-law Arthur Nettleship (Maradon).  Preceded in death by parents, Charles and Amy Brems; sisters, LaRue Reid, Mildred Abell; grandson, James Carlson; great-grandson, Joseph Madison and great-great grandson, Jimmy Johnson.

Private family service will be held, Saturday, October 17, 2020.  Interment Mountain View Memorial Estates.

Those wishing to watch services,  the live stream can be accessed by clicking on the button at the bottom of the page at 12:00 p.m. Saturday, October 17, 2020.  (this will take you to Cannon Mortuary Facebook page, where services will be live streamed.)

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Robert Brems, please visit our flower store.

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