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Bea Marie De Young

February 13, 1925 January 28, 2011
Bea Marie De Young
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Obituary for Bea Marie De Young

Bea Marie De Young a resident of Grand Rapids passed away peacefully into heaven January 28, 2011 surrounded by her loving family. She is survived by her devoted husband, Gary De Young of Grand Rapids; children, Nancy Hughes (Victor) of Cabot, AR, Ronnell De Young of Green Valley, AZ, Robin Klawson (John) of Milford, MI, Gary De Young (Vickey) of Rochester Hills, MI; grandson, Alexander De Young; sister, Maxine Horigan; brother, Joe Cooper (Dorothy); sister in law, Maureen McKay. She was preceded in death by her beautiful granddaughter, Adrianna Klawson. Bea spent many years as a successful business professional in Grand Rapids. She was one of the first women to enter into the field of real estate in the city. She was also an experienced and respected antique appraiser and dealer. She may be best known for her business, Bea�s Estate Sales Service, which held prestigious estate sales for many years. She enjoyed spending time with her family and cherished her grandchildren. Her loving, generous and compassionate spirit was a gift to her family and friends. The vibrant and dynamic presence she possessed will be missed by all whose lives she touched.

A Funeral Service will be held at Lynch & Sons Funeral Home, 404 E.Liberty, Milford on Tuesday, February 1, 2011. Rev. Dayton Gnaw to officiate. Burial Milford Memorial Cemetery. Friends may visit at the funeral home from 1 pm until time of Service. For further information please call 248-684-6645.


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