Debby (Newton) Gentelin, 67, passed away February 1st, 2023. Debby is the daughter of Richard(Mary) Newton and the late Nadine(Dee) Rhodes. She is survived by her only brother David Newton of Bethalto. Her three children, Deanna(Jeremy) Conrad of Greenfield, Damon(Katie) Meyer of Jacksonville, and Miranda (Dan) Stievers of Alton. She is also survived by her five grandchildren: Austin Ramirez of San Diego, California, Hailea and Sierra Conrad of Greenfield, Kayleigh Horrighs and Nathan Meyer of Jacksonville. Also survived by her nephew, Kyle Newton and great niece Vera Newton of East Alton.
Debby was a 1973 graduate of Greenfield High School. She furthered her education and went on to become a CNA. In 2017 she retired from Beverly Farms after 32 years.
Debby enjoyed being outside in her yard. She loved shopping for plants and going to yard sales and thrift stores. She loved being surrounded by her family and close friends. Cremation rights will be accorded. A private family service will be held at a later date. A celebration of life with family and friends will also be held at a later date.
Memorials are suggested to Oakwood Cemetery in care of Shields-Bishop Funeral Home at 604 Walnut St., Greenfield, Illinois 62044
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