Obituary of Debra (Debbie) Ruth RABBITT
February 16, 1954 – Morley, Alberta
June 6, 2021 – Morley, Alberta
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our Mom, Sister, Gramma, Great-Gramma (which Debra was really proud to be), and Friend, Debra Rabbitt on Sunday, June 6, 2021 in Morley, AB, at the age of 67 years.
Debbie attended Morley Residential School. She was a friendly, caring person, who had a big caring heart. She worked as a bus driver. She did loves of beadwork, and was a strong believer in traditional cultural ways. She participated in many ceremonies, sweat lodges, and Sundances. She enjoyed traditional cooking, such as drying meats, preparing bannock, berry picking, and tanning animal hides.
Debbie is survived by her children, Raymona (Cameron), and Brandie; sister Tilda (Audley) Stephens; brothers, Irvine (Linda), Harvey (Delphine), and Leo Poucette; uncle Jeff (Evelyn) Hunter; numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren; and relatives in Onion Lake, Eden Valley, Hobbema, Duffield, Alexis, and British Columbia. We apologize if we have missed anyone.
Debbie was predeceased by her parents, Nelson and Flora, daughter Flurette; son Herman; brothers, Charlie, Bobby, Casey, Willie, Danny; sisters, Mildred, Clara, Connie; grandchildren, Walter Jr., Flurette; nephew Ralph “Jim” Stephens.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Cochrane, 369 Railway Street, Cochrane, AB), on Friday, June 11, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY (Cochrane, 369 Railway Street, Cochrane, AB), on Friday, June 11, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Big Stoney Cemetery (Morley, AB). Condolences, memories and photos may be shared and viewed on Debbie’s obituary at www.McInnisandHolloway.com.
In living memory of Debra Rabbitt, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Cochrane, 369 RAILWAY STREET, COCHRANE, AB T4C 2E2, Telephone: 403-932-4740.