Deborah (Debbie) Jean Thomas, 62, of Rosebud, Mo., passed away Friday, July 16, 2021, at her home.
She was born April 25, 1959, to Vincent Joseph and Doris (Jones) Keence in Washington.
Deborah never met a stranger, she was a fun-loving companion, sister, aunt and friend. She enjoyed camping, fishing, four wheeling and the outdoors. She retired from Gasconade County after many years of dedicated service.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Vincent and Doris; her life partner, Bill Hedrick; brother, Glennon Keence; and half brothers, James McCarthy, Michael McCarthy and Nathan Keence.
She is survived by her companion, Herbie Fitzgerald of Canaan; brother, Brian Keence and wife Kathleen of Catawissa; special nephew, Drew Lilledahl and wife Heather of St. Charles; stepmother, Dorothy Keence of Union; several half brothers and sisters, several nieces, nephews and other relatives and many friends.
Her body was cremated and no services are planned at this time.