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Debra L. Raines

August 4, 1950 - October 24, 2022

Debra L. Raines, 72, of Whiting, passed away at home on Monday,

October 24, 2022.

Born in Trenton, she lived most of her life in the Trenton/Hamilton area. She resided in Ohio from 1986-1999, and most recently lived in Whiting. She was employed for many years as an LPN, working at many different local hospitals and nursing facilities. Debra enjoyed flowers, doing crossword puzzles, listening to Elvis Presley, Michael Bolton, Cher and Oldies music, and trips to the Jersey shore with family and friends.

Predeceased by her parents, Johnnie and JoAnn (Brady) Watson, and her aunt, Sue Woodward;

she is survived by her 3 children, Sherrie Coey, Kristie Mrozicki and her husband Matthew,

and Timothy “T.J.” (Michaele) Raines; siblings, Bart Watson and his wife Kim, Bret Watson and

his wife Linda, and Kim Tormondson; 6 grandchildren, T.C., Kourtnie, Riehle, Addison, Zoey, and Alex;

1 great grandson, Gary; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends.

Visitation for family and friends will be held on Tuesday, November 1, 2022 from 6:00 -8:00 p.m. at the Buklad-Merlino Yardville Memorial Home, 30 Yardville-Allentown Road, Yardville.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, November 2, 2022,at 10:00 a.m. at the

Yardville Memorial Home with local clergy officiating.

Burial will follow in the Jacobstown Cemetery, 14 Schoolhouse Road, Wrightstown, NJ 08562.


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