Richard A. DeBeers, 41, Former village resident

Richard A. DeBeers, 41, of Berkley, died recently. He was a former longtime resident of Forest Park and an active member of First United Church of Christ.

DeBeers is survived by his father, Robert DeBeers; an uncle, Franklin DeBeers; two aunts, Nedra Wentland and Emily Cameron and his friends at Aspire Sheltered Workshop.

He was predeceased by his mother, Dawn DeBeers.

Visitation and funeral services were held at Zimmerman-Harnett Funeral Home at 7319 Madison St. Interment will be at Woodlawn Cemetery.