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Deborah K. Whitmore

Published: Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

MACOMB – Deborah K. Whitmore, 61, of Macomb, died Friday Feb. 21, 2014, at OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria. She was a homemaker.

Deborah was born Aug. 6, 1952, in Christopher, the daughter of Carl and Hildred (Dillon) Davis. She married Charles Whitmore on May 8, 1976, in Rock Falls. She was a former member of Como Baptist Church.

Survivors include three daughters, Alyssia Davis-Dittmar of Thomson, Michelle (Angel) Ortega of Tempe, Ariz., and Noelle (Abe) Mendivil of Mesa, Ariz.; two sons, Paul Davis of Sterling and Tim Whitmore of Macomb; one sister, Joan (Joseph) Swanson of Wisconsin Rapids, Wis.; 13 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother.

Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Riverside Cemetery in Sterling, with the Rev. Dalmus Meeks of Harvest Time Bible Church in Rock Falls officiating. McDonald Funeral Home in Rock Falls is handling arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established.

Visit www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com to send condolences.

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