Debra Gibbons

Born: Sun., May 3, 1953
Died: Tue., Dec. 25, 2018

Funeral Service


1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Sat., Dec. 29, 2018
Location: William D. Elkin Funeral Home

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Debra (Yates) Gibbons
Debra (Yates) Gibbons, age 65, of Ripley, N.Y., died
on Tuesday, December 25, 2018 at Westfield Hospital.
She was born on May 3, 1953, the daughter of the late
Raymond Yates and Nellie (Beebe) Norman.
Debra graduated from Harborcreek
High School and was formerly
employed by Absolute Nursing
Home as a nurse’s assistant. She
was a member of the Ripley Fireman’s
Ladies Auxiliary and the
North East Women of Moose.
Debra was preceded in death by
her parents and a brother, Gary
She is survived by her companion,
Jack Shoemaker of Ripley; children, Aaron Gibbons
(Kelly) of Ripley and LeeAnn Gibbons (Diego Rotundo)
of Austin, Texas; sisters, Pam Yates of North East,
Joyce Norman of North East, and Gail Norman (Joe
Tuten) of Springfield, Tenn.; and four granddaughters.
Friends may call at the William D. Elkin Funeral
Home, 65 South Lake Street, North East, on Saturday
December 29, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m.
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Donna Culver-Fisk
   Posted Fri December 28, 2018
My thoughts and prayers are with Jack and the family. Debbie was such a sweet lady.

   Posted Sat January 05, 2019
Please accept my condolences to your family. I hope that God’s promise of the resurrection brings you comfort during this very difficult time. (Acts 24:15)

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