Marian R. Brimmer, 92, Watertown

WATERTOWN, NY —  Marian R. Brimmer, 92, LeRay Street, Watertown and formerly of Pamelia, passed away Saturday, Dec. 25, 2021, at the Samaritan Medical Center.

At Marian’s request, there will be no calling hours or services. Marian’s ashes will winter on the farm and will be laid to rest next to her husband Ross in the spring.

Arrangements are with the Reed & Benoit Funeral Home.

She was born Oct. 3, 1929, in Theresa, the daughter of R. Roy and Dora Littlefield Bevins. Marian graduated from Evans Mills High School in 1948.

She married C. Ross Brimmer, Jr., on March 21, 1958. Together they operated a dairy farm on State Route 37, the Brimmer farm since 1923, retiring in 1986.  Mr. Brimmer passed away Oct. 3, 1998.

Marian was a woman of faith and boundless love. A lifetime tirelessly seeing to the needs of others.

She was a member of Bethany United Methodist Church. She was an avid gardener, baker, talented farm wife, and had a particular affection for German Shephard’s and owls.

Marian was predeceased by many, those who survive her will miss her dearly.

Condolences may be made online at

Arrangements are with Reed & Benoit Funeral Home, Inc.