Deborah “Debbie” Koch, 68, of Pulaski Township, passed away Sunday afternoon, November 25, 2018, in Sharon Regional Medical Center.
Mrs. Koch was born August 15, 1950, in New Castle, a daughter of the late Chester “Ted” and Marian (Weingartner) Cameron.
A lifelong area resident, she was a 1968 graduate of New Castle High School and attended Youngstown State University.
Debbie retired in 2015 from Golf Cart Supply, Inc., New Castle, where she worked in the accounting department. She was previously employed in the same capacity by two local radio stations, Y103 in Sharon and WKST in New Castle.
Debbie was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church, New Castle.
She was also a member of the Elks Lodge 69, New Castle.
Debbie enjoyed playing cards, reading books and painting ceramics.
Her husband of 41 years, Harry “Butch” Koch, whom she married May 7, 1976, passed away July 27, 2017.
She is survived by a daughter, Ashley (Jason) Crawford of Beaver; a sister, Patti (Richard) List of New Castle and three grandchildren, Brandon Koch and Addison and Nolan Crawford.
In addition to her parents and husband, Debbie was preceded in death by a brother, Richard “Dick” Cameron.
Calling hours will be 3:00 – 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 28, 2018, in J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc., 111 West Falls Street, New Castle.
Funeral service will be 11:30 a.m., Thursday, November 29, 2018, in the funeral home.
Interment will take place at Graceland Cemetery, Neshannock Township.