Deborah Lewis, 72, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 15 surrounded by her family while in the care of Regional Hospital in Scranton.
Debbie was born April 20, 1947 at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital and was the daughter of the late Andrew and Margaret (Partilla) Mihoch.
She was a member of Tunkhannock Area graduating class of 1965. In earlier years Debbie was employed by Charmin (P&G) and retired from the Wyoming County correction facility Debbie enjoyed her retirement at her home at Lake Carey, gardening, crafting and sitting in her back yard. She was a past member of the Lake Carey Sportsmen’s club.
In recent years she was a guest at the Gardens in Tunkhannock.
Debbie is survived by her daughter, Crystal and husband Tim Posten; grandson, Nick Posten and wife Rachael; two great-granddaughters, Leah Marie and Harper Lynne; brother, Jonathan Mihoch and partner Patrick Murphy; sister, Rebekah Durland and husband Kevin; nieces, Jenn Durland, Stacy Mihoch Bowman; nephew, Mark Durland.
Pastor Brode of St Paul’s Lutheran Church, Tunkhannock will preside over a private graveside service at Sunnyside cemetery.
A celebration of Debbie’s life will be held at a later date
Arrangements and care entrusted to Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home, Inc. 73 W. Tioga St. Tunkhannock, PA 18657.
The family would like to thank all the staff at the Gardens in Tunkhannock along with the doctors and nurses at Regional hospital in Scranton
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Meshoppen Cat Rescue or the Seven Loaves Soup Kitchen, Tunkhannock.