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Deborah Kay (St. Clair) Ward

June 13, 1954 ~ March 30, 2018 (age 63)
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Deborah Kay Ward, 63, of Tiffin died at 9:45 p.m. Friday, March 30, 2018, at her residence. She was born June 13, 1954, in Tiffin to Edward J. and Dolores (Perkins) St. Clair. Her father is deceased and her mother, Dolores Agerter survives in Tiffin.  She had a 23 year relationship with Tony Distel who also survives in Tiffin.

Other survivors include a son, Russell Edward Adams; a daughter Melissa Kayella Roberts both of Bells, Texas; five grandchildren, Kourtnee of Tiffin, Alexys, Spencer, Cooper, and Maddy all of Bells, Texas; two sisters, Carol Ann Risner of Tiffin and Linda Powers of Carey; a step-brother, James Agerter of Carey; a step-sister, Marsha Sullivan of Tiffin; and many Aunts, Uncles, Nieces, Nephews and Cousins.

She was preceded in death by her father and a brother, Allen J. St. Clair and a step-sister, Sharon Sponsellor.

Deb worked at the Tiffin Developmental Center for several years afterwards she worked at various convenience stores in the Tiffin area.  

Visitation for family and friends will be from 11 a.m. until time of services at 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 4, 2018, at Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory, 214 S. Monroe St. Tiffin, Ohio 44883 (419) 447-3113.  Rev. Jan Kucera will officiate, and burial will follow in Fairmont Cemetery.

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