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Debra Pies

Debra Pies, 63, of Webster died April 8, 2022, at the Sanford Hospital in Webster after a brief illness. 

Funeral services will be held Friday, April 22 at 10:30 am at American Lutheran Church in Webster. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 pm Thursday, April 21 at the funeral home.

Debra Jane Pies was born to Lillian (Johnson) and Edward Pies Nov. 2, 1958 at the Peabody Hospital in Webster. She was baptized and confirmed at American Lutheran Church in Webster. Debbie grew up on the family farm in rural Webster and began her education at the North Webster country school. After its closing, she continued her schooling at Webster and graduated from Webster High School in 1978. During her younger years Debbie enjoyed participating in a variety of activities including 4-H and Special Olympics.

After high school Debbie lived in group living communities primarily in Aberdeen. While there, she worked various jobs at the Adjustment Training Center and in the Aberdeen community. She enjoyed spending holidays and vacations with her family in Webster.

In 2012, due to health issues, Debbie moved to the Bethesda Nursing Home in Webster. She loved the people there and took part in the entertainments and activities. She especially liked doing puzzles and keeping up with the Minnesota Vikings and Twins.

Debbie is survived by her siblings Tim (Birgit), Spokane, WA; Sally, Volga; Melinda (Steve) Zimmerer, Plattsmouth, NE; and Barbara (JD) Broderius, Greeley, CO; as well as nieces Jamie (Nick) Dethlefs, Abbie Zimmerer, and Katie (Brennen) Bashus, all of Plattsmouth, NE; Kathryn Broderius, Greeley, Co; and nephew William Broderius, Greeley, CO.

She is preceded in death by her parents Edward and Lillian Pies, and grandparents Edward and Ella Pies and Jacob and Anna Johnson all of Webster.

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A candle was lit in memory of Debra Pies

Jack and Becky Vander Poel Apr 21 2022 4:19 PM

Sorry for your loss, thoughts and prayers to the family

Jim Baumgarn Apr 14 2022 11:16 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Debra Pies

Prayers for all of Debbie’s family. I am so very sorry for your loss Apr 14 2022 8:25 AM

Debbie's family---Debbie came into our lives when she was very young. She was a friend of my brother, Alan. Our prayers and hugs always.

Joyce Anderson Nokleby Apr 14 2022 12:28 AM

So sorry for your loss. May she rest in peace.🙏

Raenell and John Trautner Apr 13 2022 11:13 PM

Keeping you all in my prayers. Sorry for your loss.

Donna Ninke Saavedra Apr 13 2022 9:34 PM

Sending sympathy and prayers to all of Debbies family.

Sandy Amundson Hanson Apr 13 2022 8:08 AM

So sorry for your loss Melinda and Steve Prayers

Arlene Unseld Apr 12 2022 5:35 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Debra Pies

Corinne Rumpca Apr 12 2022 4:23 PM

Prayers to all. May your memories of Deb bring you peace and comfort at this time.

Joann and Don Donley Apr 12 2022 3:28 PM

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