Debra S. Broders


Services for Debra S. Broders, 66,  of Wayne, will be held Thursday, Sept. 22 at 10:30 a.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Wayne. Visitation will be Wednesday, Sept. 22 from 5 to 7 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Wayne. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery in Wayne.

Memorials may be directed to Debra’s family for later designation

Arrangements are with Hasemann Funeral Home of Wayne.

Debra S. Broders was born July 1, 1956 in Kalamazoo, Michigan to Willard and Irene (Cramer) Jeffrey. She attended grade school in Winside, later moving to Wayne with her family where she attended school in Wayne. Debra was united in marriage to Richard Broders on June 29, 1980 at her parents home in Wayne.  They were members of Grace Lutheran Church. Throughout the years, she was employed as a cook and bartender. She enjoyed reading, cooking for special occasions, road trips and camping with her husband and family, and trips to Key West. Debra cherished the holidays with her family and especially spoiling the grandchildren at Christmas time.

Survivors include her husband, Richard; children, Craig Jeffrey of Carroll, Coleman (Katelynn) Broders of Wayne; grandchildren, Creek, Flint and Ridge Broders; brother, Mike (Ann) Jeffrey; sisters, Jackie (Bill) Bell and Mary (Brian) Gentrup.

   She was preceded in death by her parents and brother-in-law, Richard Ditman.