Debra Beeker, 71, passed away on January 5, 2023, in the comfort of her home. She was born on August 17, 1951 in Sandusky, OH, to John and Helen (Volz) Thompson.
After graduation, Debra started her career as a LPN and went on to work for the former Villa in Green Springs. She eventually retired from the School of Hope, Fremont after investing several years to the students and community there.
On July 22, 1975, at Saints Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Sandusky, she married David Beeker. Together they raised their two children in the Lindsey community.
Left to cherish her memory is her husband, David Beeker of Gibsonburg; children, Dan (Lisa) Beeker of Tiffin and Stephanie (Matt) Hirt of Fremont; grandchildren, Nolan and Evan Beeker and John, Gianna, Josephine, Joseph and Jane Hirt; siblings, Dan (Kay) Thompson, Dave (Colleen) Thompson, Jim (Kathy) Thompson, and Ron (Petey) Thompson; and sister-in-law, Sally Thompson.
Debra is preceded in death by her parents and brother, John Thompson.
Friends and family will be welcomed to Saint Michael Catholic Church on Tuesday, January 10th from 9:30am-10:30am with her Funeral Mass there beginning at 10:30am Father Thomas Varghese will officiate.
Burial will be held at North Union Cemetery at a later date.
Memorial donations can be made in Debra's name to Saint Michael's Catholic Church.