Deborah (Debbie) A. Bushkill, 53, of Springfield, IL died Friday, November 5, 2010 at her residence. She was born December 7, 1956 in Springfield to Arthur Duty and Marguerite Rapps Bushkill.
She is survived by her mother; three sisters, Marilyn (Bill) Franklin, Linda Hughes and Diane Bushkill Gray all of Springfield; two brothers, Dick (Rita) Bushkill of Rochester and Joe (Carol) Bushkill of Springfield; nine nieces and nephews; twelve great nieces and nephews and more than thirty-six cousins. Her father preceded her in death.
Debbie attended Little Flower Grade School and graduated from Ursuline Academy in 1974. She loved the Chicago Cubs, football, sandy beaches and shopping trips. She worked for the Illinois Department of Corrections and retired from the Illinois Department of Agriculture State Fair Administration in 2009.
Memorial Gathering: 8:30-10a.m., Thursday, November 11, 2010 at Church of The Little Flower.
Memorial Mass: 10 a.m., Thursday, November 11, 2010 at Church of The Little Flower. Reverend Robert Porter and Monsignor John Ossola will concelebrate. Private burial will be held at a later date.
The family requests donations may be made to Little Flower School.