EASTBROOK — Ruth E. DeBeck, 67, passed away Nov. 15, 2013, at home. She was born March 4, 1946, in Ellsworth, the daughter of Ira and Frances (Noyes) Hammond.
Ruth graduated from Sumner Memorial High School, Class of 1964. She served in the United States Navy and later married Robert DeBeck of Franklin.
Ruth is survived by her son, Steven DeBeck and wife, Arlene, of Eastbrook; her daughter, Kimberly DeBeck of Franklin; her son, Christopher DeBeck and wife, Sara, of Harborside; her son, Donald DeBeck of Eastbrook; eight grandchildren: Steven, Robert, Chase, Tanner, Matthew, Grace, Aidan and Nicholas; one sister, Patricia Coolidge of Ellsworth; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents; husband; son, Robert H. DeBeck Jr.; and her two brothers, Richard and George Hammond.
There was a private remembrance service Nov. 25, 2013. Interment was at Bayview Cemetery, Franklin.