Debra Fern Reisch (nee Matney), of Saint Charles, MO, passed away Wednesday, October 11, 2023, at the age of 66. Beloved daughter of the late Lulabelle and Charles Frederick Matney; devoted mother of John (Hannah Johnson) Reisch; dear sister of Wanda Matney and the late Charles F. Matney Jr.
Debra was a radiant soul with an enduring love for nature. She found solace in the songs of birds, the grace of deer, and the company of various animals. A cherished and fun-loving mother, she approached life with contagious sense of adventure leaving a legacy of laughter and warmth in her wake. She enjoyed sharing stories with everyone. Despite health battles, Debra's spirit remained unbroken, a testament to her courage and resilience. Her favorite color, peach, mirrored the gentle hues she brought to the lives she touched. Debra will be deeply missed by all who knew her, leaving behind a legacy of love and strength that will forever resonate in our hearts.
Memorials may be made in Debra's name to American Cancer Society or World Wildlife Fund: WWF - Endangered Species Conservation.