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Obituary for Douglas Leonard Esse

Douglas Leonard Esse. Age 88. October 30, 2019.

Douglas was born May 6, 1931 to the late Mose and Sarah Esse. Beloved husband of Rosemary (nee Meide). Loving father of Douglas Jr., and David (Angeline). Proud grandfather of Douglas III (Lesley), Alexa (Jared) Bernard, Michael, Ciara (Kevin) Sprague, and Kelsey Lanahan. Dear brother of Richard (Joyce), Tony (Joan), and the late Mose (Deanna). Visitation Sunday, November 3, 2019, 2-8 pm at Chas. Verheyden Inc. 16300 Mack Ave. Grosse Pointe Park. Monday, In-state 10:00 am, Service 11:00 am at Christ Church Detroit, 960 E. Jefferson Ave. Detroit. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Christ Church Detroit. Share a memory at