EASTBROOK- Stephen T. DeBeck, 50, passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on March 26, 2019 at his home in Eastbrook. He was born February 24, 1969, in Ellsworth, the son of Robert H. and Ruth E. (Hammond) DeBeck.
Stephen grew up in Franklin. He graduated from Sumner Memorial High School. He enjoyed working in construction and began working for his father at Franklin Sand and Gravel before graduation. He continued to work for the family business for 20 years. He married Arlene Burge on January 9, 1999.
Stephen is survived by his sons, Steven T. DeBeck of Eastbrook and Robert H. DeBeck of Belfast; ex-wife Arlene DeBeck of Eastbrook; grandaughter, Lilly Sweetland of Belfast; a sister, Kimberly DeBeck of Franklin; a brother, Christopher DeBeck and his wife, Sara of Bucksport; a brother, Donald DeBeck of Eastbrook; nephews, Tanner King and Mathew DeBeck of Franklin, Aidan, Nicholas and Noah DeBeck; niece, Grace DeBeck of Bucksport. Stephen was predeacesed by his parents, Robert H. DeBeck Sr. and Ruth E. (Hammond) DeBeck; a brother, Robert H. DeBeck Jr. and nephew, Chase DeBeck.
A memorial service and burial will be held at a later date.
Condolences may be expressed at www.acadiacremation.com