Carma Anne McCleve Brewer peacefully entered into eternal life in the early morning of April 7, 2022 at her home in Queen Creek with her loving family at her side. Carma was born November 12, 1949, in McNary, Arizona to Ivan and LaRue (Gardner) McCleve. She grew up in Taylor, Arizona as the only girl with 5 brothers.
Carma graduated from Snowflake High School where she made lifelong friends and was a Loboette Cheerleader and Miss Lobo 1967. After highschool she attended Mesa Community College. She was a member of the Honor Board and President of the Association of Women Students.
Shortly thereafter, Carma met the love of her life, Ronald Charles Brewer, and they were married in the Mesa Arizona Temple on December 20, 1969. They lived in Mesa for a few years before moving to Gilbert where they lived over fourty years raising 4 children together.
Carma was gifted with many talents, which she generously shared with her family and friends. Her organizational skills and business savvy made her a valuable asset to her employers in the insurance industry, real estate, and construction sectors. Carma served in many organizations of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and was loved by many. She always went above and beyond in her lessons/service extra special and memorable. In 1981 she was selected as an inductee into the Outstanding Young Women of America. She also served as the Gilbert Fine Arts President for several years. She loved the arts and she enjoyed the opportunity to share that with the Gilbert community. One of her finest moments was being cast as the lead in My Fair Lady. She loved watching movies and musicals. John Wayne movies were her favorite. Carma’s home was always beautiful, reflecting her talent as a designer and decorator. She enjoyed entertaining, crafting and creating beautiful things. Many enjoyed receiving a card and/or gift from Carma, knowing it was made with love especially for you.
The most important thing to Carma was family. Carma was a wonderful mother and is survived by her children Bryan (Bridget), Aaron, Veronica (Jesse Rogers), and Jennifer (Aaron Richins). She taught them how to work hard and enjoy some of the finer things in life. She was a caring and generous Grandmother to her twelve Grandchildren, Braxton, Kaylee, Nathan, Noah, Charlie, Olivia, Rebecca, Brayden, Brooklyn, Tanner, McKay and Levi. She never forgot to acknowledge a birthday or special event in their life.
Carma loved her family and her friends dearly. She will be missed by so many.
Carma will be remembered at a Celebration of her Life on Saturday, April 16, 2022 at 11 AM at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints located at 21915 E. Cloud Rd, Queen Creek, AZ 85142. A viewing will take place 1 hour prior.
Her burial will take place on Monday, April 18, 2022 in Snowflake, AZ at 1PM.