Debby S. Strickler, 63, of Ohio City passed away at 11:50 a.m., Monday at Vancrest of Van Wert.
She was born on July 14, 1956, in Van Wert, the daughter of the late George Franklin and Edith Louise (Proffitt) Walker.
Family survivors include her two children, Ryan (Rebecca) Strickler of Van Wert and Deena (Ryan) Beacher of Ohio City; three brothers, Donald (Carolyn) Walker of Ohio City, Ronald (Shirley) Walker of Van Wert, and Ron (Jean) Worline of Denver, Pennsylvania; two sisters, Becky (Bradley) Scheidt of Van Wert and Connie Slagle of Ohio City; and many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews for whom she took great interest in all their activities.
Besides her parents, Debby was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Dan Slagle.
Debby was a 1974 graduate of Ohio City-Liberty High School and attended Olive Branch Church of God. She had worked at the Van Wert National Bank and served as the clerk for the Village of Ohio City for over thirty years. She was very involved in various civic activities in Ohio City, including the park board and Lambert Days and was instrumental in establishing the Memory Corner. Debby was also a supporter of the Relay for Life the last few years.
Services will held at 10:30 a.m., Monday, September 30, 2019, at Cowan & Son Funeral Home with Pastor Marc Phillips officiating. There will be calling hours 1 - 6 p.m., Sunday.
Preferred memorials are to the Family who are establishing a memorial in Ohio City in Debby’s name.