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Greg Bremner

October 23, 1962 ~ February 10, 2018 (age 55)
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Greg Ray Bremner, 55, of Canyon City, Oregon passed away February 10, 2018, at Saint Alphonsus Medical Center in Boise, Idaho.  A memorial service was held for Greg Saturday, February 17, 2018, at the Trowbridge Pavilion in John Day, Oregon.

Greg was born October 23, 1962, to Ken Bremner and Alice Bremner (Sager) in John Day, Oregon.  In 1981 Greg graduated from Grant Union High School, in John Day, Oregon.  Greg went on to work for John Day Auto Parts where he was Outside Salesman of the Year twice.  Greg most recently worked for the Grant County Road Department as Safety and Risk Manager.  Greg was married to Tammy Day (Shank) on October 25, 1997. 

Greg accomplished many things in his life, including starting the Romans Motorcycle Ministry with Anthony Kodesh.  Greg was a member of the John Day Church of the Nazarene and served his community for fifteen years with the Canyon City Fire Department. 

Greg is preceded in death by his father Ken Bremner; mother Alice Bremner; grandparents Karl and Flora Bremner and grandparents Clarence R. and Alice E. Sager

Greg is survived by his wife Tammy Bremner of Canyon City, Or.; son Alex Bremner of Canyon City, Or.; son Austin Bremner of Bend, Or.; daughter Samantha Phillips and husband Ben Phillips of Nampa, Id.; daughter Shanley Cobb and husband Bob Cobb of John Day, Or.; brother John Bremner of Canyon City, Or.; Terri Burke and husband John Burke of Bates, Or.; nephews Kodi Bremner, John Burke Jr. and Levi Burke; mother-in-law Garnet Shank; and 6 grandchildren.

Memorial contributions can be made to John Day Church of the Nazarene Children’s Summer Camp Scholarship Fund through Driskill Memorial Chapel.

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Donations may be made to:

Church of the Nazarene Camp Scholarship
241 S Canyon Blvd, John Day OR 97845
Tel: 1-541-575-0529

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