Debra K. Vaughan

DEBRA K. VAUGHAN, 60, OF NEW BERLINVILLE Debra K. Vaughan, 60, of New Berlinville, life partner of Michael Maggio Jr., died Monday at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center. Born in Pottstown, she was a daughter of the late Robert Vaughan and Dorothy (Markle) Vaughan. She was a 1972 graduate of Daniel Boone High School. Early in her life she worked in the family business at Markle's Candy Store in Pottstown. She was a self-employed housekeeper working at various cleaning jobs, lastly working at New Hanover District Justice for eight years. Debra enjoyed fishing, nature and spending time with her friends and family. Surviving in addition to her life partner are one daughter, Melisa M. Vaughan of Barto; one brother, Michael Vaughan of Birdsboro, and three nieces. She was predeceased by one sister, Karen Hilborn, and one brother, Robert Vaughan. A memorial service will be held on Friday, December 14, 2012 at 11 a.m. at Morrell Funeral Home Inc., 124 West Philadelphia Avenue, Boyertown, PA. There will be no viewing. Relatives and friends will be received from 9:30-11 a.m. Friday morning at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to , 3544 North Progress Avenue, Suite 103, Harrisburg, PA 17110. Arrangements are by the Morrell Funeral Home Inc., (www.MorrellFuneralHome.com

Published in The Mercury on Dec. 12, 2012