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Debra June Benson

Birth Date: October 31, 1963
Death Date: February 7, 2019

Debra June Benson, 55, of Warrensburg, passed away Thursday, February 7, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her family.

Debra was born October 31, 1963, in Decatur, the daughter of Donald and Doris (Woods) Benson.​

Survivors include her significant other, Kent Klinger; a brother, Donald Benson of Blue Mound; a sister, Rebecca (Todd) Ehrett of Decatur; and several nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her grandparents, her father, a special cousin, and a brother-in-law.​

Debra graduated from Niantic High School.  She enjoyed shopping, traveling, and spending time with her family.  She cherished every moment she could spend with her nieces and nephews.  She also loved animals.​

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, February 14, 2019 at Moran and Goebel Funeral Home in Decatur.  Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at the funeral home.  Burial will follow the service at Macon County Memorial Park.  Memorial contributions may be made to Macon County Animal Shelter or to St. John’s Children Hospital, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.  ​

The family of Debra June Benson is being served by Moran and Goebel Funeral Home, 2801 North Monroe Street, Decatur, IL. View the online obituary and send condolences to the family at​.

February 13, 2019
6:00 pm
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Moran & Goebel Funeral Home
2801 North Monroe Street Decatur, IL 62526
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Funeral Service
February 14, 2019
11:00 am
Moran & Goebel Funeral Home
2801 North Monroe Street Decatur, IL 62526
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  1. Debbie Benson

    Written by: Penny Allen

    So sorry to hear. Debbie was always so sweet -lots of good memories. Thinking of you all.

  2. Family & Friends -

    Written by: Sue Hale

    Family & Friends – I was shocked when I read of Deb’s passing; guess I had not kept in close enough contact. My heart goes out to you all and ask that you hold your many good memories close to your heart. She was such a sweet and fun girl; we all had a great time together. Rest in Peace in Heaven, Deb. Sue Hale, Decatur, IL

  3. Family & Friends -

    Written by: Sue Hale

    My sincerest condolences are with the family and friends at this time. I was so shocked to read about Deb’s passing; I will certainly miss her. She was like family to us and definitely a good friend. Be strong and hold your many memories of her close to your heart and know that now she is at Peace. God Bless All. Sue Hale, Decatur, IL

  4. I am so sorry to hear this .. Prayers to the family. I will always remember you Debbie
    Lots of Love Joanie Le Beau Nihiser

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