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“I still think often about Debby. She is deeply missed. ”
1 of 22 | Posted by: Sharon Bigelow - Bradenton, FL

“I got to know Debbie through exercise class in Florida. She was one of my favorite Florida friends and felt like I'd known her forever. Sometimes you...Read More »
2 of 22 | Posted by: Sharon Bigelow - Bradenton, FL

“I am so sorry to hear about Debbie's passing; she was a kind and caring woman. Debbie and I worked together at Prince Chapman Middle School, and I...Read More »
3 of 22 | Posted by: James Hendrix - Muncie, IN

“The Hamilton's have wonderful memories of Deb, Marianne and Phyllis and Bill and the families in the neighborhood. Eternal rest grant unto her O...Read More »
4 of 22 | Posted by: Barbara Hamilton Hundley - Wabash, IN

“I'd only just begun to be friends with Debbie through our aerobics class at Perico Bay in Florida. So friendly and fun. Deep condolences for her...Read More »
5 of 22 | Posted by: Suzanne Farrar - Bradenton, FL

“Dan, Vicki and I are sorry that this has happened. Dan we had many fun times with you and Deb. We considered both of you friends in the Basketball...Read More »
6 of 22 | Posted by: Scotty and Vicki Smus - IN

“We will miss Debbie at Perico Bay Club. A sweet friend and neighbor. Our thoughts are with Dan and her family. ”
7 of 22 | Posted by: Cindy McPheeters

“Anyone who knows Deb will not be surprised to read from another friend what an amazing person Deb has always been. She so successfully filled so many...Read More »
8 of 22 | Posted by: Julie Roberts

“I am so sorry to hear about Debbie passing. She always had a smile and a fun hello for everyone. She will be missed! Dan, my prayers to you and your...Read More »
9 of 22 | Posted by: Jane Allen. (Another Hoosier from Perico Bay) - FL

“Dan, know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. We are so saddened to hear of Debbie's illness and passing. She was a special lady. ”
10 of 22 | Posted by: Frankie Kovacs - Gulfport, MS

“Dan, Jerry and I are so sorry about Deb. We were looking forward to seeing you two and playing cards together in FL this year. Now she is at PEACE...Read More »
11 of 22 | Posted by: A friend

“I am so sorry to hear of your loss. I worked with Debbie and was a student teacher under her mentorship at Leo Elementary. She touched many lives and...Read More »
12 of 22 | Posted by: Vicki Schaber - Harlan, IN

“So sad to hear of Debbie's passing. She was such a good friend to all. ”
13 of 22 | Posted by: Anne Hughes

“Debbie,You will be missed. May youngest in peace and blessings to the family.Your friend in the Christ Child Society and colleague with East Allen...Read More »
14 of 22 | Posted by: Christine Popplewell - New Haven, IN

“Mike and I are extremely saddened at Deb's passing. I knew her from working at EACS. Her smile was contagious; she will be missed. Hugs and...Read More »
15 of 22 | Posted by: Raisa Schnelker - Fort wayne, IN

“Dan: JoAnn, Nicole and I are saddened to learn of Deb's passing. May God surround you, comfort you and bring you Peace from this day forward. ”
16 of 22 | Posted by: Larry, JoAnn & Nicolel McMichael - IN

17 of 22 | Posted by: KATHY SCATENA - FORT wAYNE, IN

“I was fortunate to have worked with Deb at East Allen. She was always so friendly, nice, calm and always had a good laugh. I'm so sorry for your...Read More »
18 of 22 | Posted by: Joyce Schaaf - Woodburn, IN

“So sorry for your loss ”
19 of 22 | Posted by: Robert Schaper - Friend

“Debbie was a great mentor to me when I started my career within EACS. I will always cherish her kindness. ”
20 of 22 | Posted by: Abby Rauch - New Haven, IN

“Dan,Words cannot express our deep sorrow and our sympathy for your profound loss. I can't believe how fast that went. Please know that our prayers...Read More »
21 of 22 | Posted by: Al Rupp - Friend

“We met Deb and Dan in Fl at Perico Bay. Had such a fun night playing cards and talking in the pool. Dan we are so saddened to hear the news. We are...Read More »
22 of 22 | Posted by: Tom and Cathy Dougherty - IL

Deborah S. Gibson, 64, passed away Sunday, March 11, 2018 in Fort Wayne. Born in Wabash, IN, Deborah worked as a teacher with both Greensburg Community Schools and East Allen County Schools for 43 years, retiring in 2015. She was honored to be chosen as the Leo Elementary Teacher of the Year. She was a member of the Christ Child Society and was a former Tri Kappa member. Surviving are her husband, Daniel Gibson of Fort Wayne; mother, Phyllis Rogge of Wabash, IN; and sister, Marianne (Phil) Price of Wabash, IN. Deborah was preceded in death by her father, William Rogge. Service is 10:30 am, Thursday, March 15, 2018 at D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 East Dupont Rd with calling one hour prior. Calling at D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 East Dupont Rd, on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 from 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm & 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Burial in Highland Park Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Christ Child Society or to Parkview Home Health & Hospice. To sign the online guest book, go to