de BEAR ESTELLE C. November 4, 2012, age 82, of Plymouth. Best friend and loving wife of Richard. The best and cherished mother of Richard (Wendy), Diana (Ralph) Fortson, Patricia (Mark Talkington) de Bear, Robert (Jane) de Bear, Christopher (Cathy), and Nancy (Gerald) Naski. Proud grandma of Michael, Matthew, Melanie, Christopher, Adam, Kevin, Brett, Ashley, Kristen, Emily, Nick, Alex, and Julie. Great-grandma of McKayla. Dear sister of Joseph Grandon. Visitation Wednesday 5-9 p.m. and Thursday 2-9 p.m. at Vermeulen Funeral Home, 46401 W. Ann Arbor Rd., (between Sheldon and Beck), Plymouth. In state Friday 10 a.m. until the 10:30 a.m. Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, 47650 N. Territorial Rd., Plymouth. Memorial contributions may be made to Salvation Army-Plymouth, 9451 S. Main St., Plymouth, MI 48170 and The Salvation Army Disaster Relief, Hurricane Sandy Relief, P.O. Box 1959, Atlanta, GA 30301. Interment at Riverside Cemetery. To share a memory, please visit vermeulenfuneralhome.com.
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Mrs. DeBear was our neighbor on Amherst Ct. and will be missed. What a lovely lady and happy memories I have of her and her generosity. Sincerely, Anne West
Mrs. deBear was a kind and lovely neighbor. I remember her fondly and hope for the deBear family that your cherished memories will sustain you in the times to come. My best to all of the deBear's.