Deborah J. ‘Debbie’ Nehs

April 4, 1958 - Nov. 11, 2007

Deborah J. "Debbie" Nehs (nee Anderson), a lifelong resident of Waukesha, died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2007, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital at age 49. She was born April 4, 1958.

After high school, she first worked in nursing, then went on to work many years as a machinist in the food processing industry. Debbie will be fondly remembered as a peace-loving, earthly person who loved nature, flowers and music. She especially enjoyed gardening, camping and sewing. She was also a loving mother and grandmother who put everyone’s needs before her own.

Debbie will be sadly missed by her four children, Timothy Fisher of Waukesha, Matthew Fisher of West Allis, Cassidy Nehs of Waukesha and Jeffery Nehs of Waukesha; three grandchildren, Madilyn, Jaidyn and Gabriel; her mother and father, Barbara (nee Leuth) and Elroy Hendrickson of Wausau; and six brothers and sisters, Bob (Karen) Anderson of Neosho, Cheryl (Mike) Hanson of Reedsburg, Sue (John) Thompson of Sullivan, Jacqu Utech of Wausau, Fred (Pam) Hendrickson of Wausau and Patrick (Carrie) Hendrickson of Wausau. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the noon funeral service Saturday, Nov. 17, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Burial will follow at Prairie Home Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the family.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave an online tribute.