Robert "Bob" F. Debres

July 2, 1929 ~ June 10, 2018 (age 88)
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Robert Francis DeBres, 88 of Forsyth, MO

Robert passed away on June 10, at Forsyth Care Center. He was born on July 2, 1929 at Grand Rapids, MI., son of Leonard and Agnes(Tryon) DeBres. Bob married Geraldine (Norris) at St. Louis, MO., on Feb. 14, 1970. Robert was a retired Police Officer from the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department.  After retirement he moved to Forsyth, MO.  Bob was an active member of Community Presbyterian Church and a member of the Lake Taneycomo Elks Lodge 2597.

Survivors include his wife, Gerri of the home.; daughters, Kim Long and husband Daniel of Carlsbad, CA., and Karen Cole and husband John of Nottingham, England; son in-law, Dennis Ledet of St. Louis, MO.; 4 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Leonard DeBres; and daughter, Kristine Ledet

Visitation will be on Fri., June 15 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Whelchel Grace Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be on Sat. June 16 at 10:00 AM at Community Presbyterian Church, Forsyth, MO. Burial will be in Springfield, at White Chapel Memorial Gardens following the service.

Memorials may be made to Community Presbyterian Church P.O. Box 486, Forsyth, MO  65653.






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