Deborah Jean Brumfield
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Transitioned from life to eternity on March 28, 2019. She was born in Gary, IN on October 22, 1954, to Wendell and Alma Brumfield. Deborah was a twin and the seventh of nine children. Following graduation from West Side High School in 1973, she attended Purdue University in West Lafayette, IN. Deborah's first job was with Gary Community School Corporation and she worked for several businesses as a sales associate. Deborah was baptized at First Baptist Church in Gary. Deborah loved drawing and used her artistic ability to draw portraits. She was preceded in death by her Mother Alma Jewell Brumfield, Brother Theodore Smith and Sister Charlotte Anderson. Deborah leaves to cherish her memory Father Wendell Brumfield Sr.; Siblings Shelley (Alfred) Fisher; Wendell Brumfield Jr., Kenneth Brumfield, Denise Brumfield, Gordon Brumfield and Gregory Brumfield and many cousins, nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. Visitation Thursday April 4, 2019 from 9-11:00 a.m. with Funeral service immediately following at 11:00 a.m. all services at the Guy & Allen Chapel. Interment Fern Oaks Cemetery.

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Published in Post-Tribune on Apr. 1, 2019.
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March 26, 2020
Remembering the Brumfield Family.
Clayton Washington
January 10, 2020
I am so sorry for your loss. I am equally sorry that I have been out of touch with you for so many years.
Brandon Wells
April 8, 2019
My sincere condolence to Ken & the Brumfield Family. Sorry to hear about the loss of your family member.
Clay Washington
April 5, 2019
I am sincerely sorry for your loss and my warmest condolences are extended to the family. God understands the comfort that we need when we lose a loved one. May you confide in Him always because His understanding is beyond measure. (Psalm 147:3)
April 4, 2019
Dear Family Friends:

In these difficult hours, please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. May the Lord comfort and strengthen you during Deborah's transition.
Charlene Crowell
April 3, 2019
To the Brumfield Family,

May God comfort you during your season pf mourning. The Joy of the Lord is your strength.
Dr. Erma Robinson-Driver
April 3, 2019
Denise, I am truly sorry for the loss of your sister Deborah. My deepest heartfelt condolences. GODS BLESSINGS TO YOU AND YOUR FAMILY.
Willie Lee Jr.
WHS / Class of 1973
Willie Lee Jr
April 3, 2019
My sincere condolences
Walteretta Collins Crumpton
April 3, 2019
I wish to extend my deepest heartfelt condolences and prayer of GOD's comfort to the entire family. I am truly touched with sadness and very sorry for your loss.
I remember Deborah from school as we were classmates from junior high til graduation in 1973. "Always positive, always kind and always a smile."
Rest peacefully my classmate and friend of many years.... GOD BLESS
April 2, 2019
Dr. Fisher and family:

May the love and promise of God bring you comfort during this difficult time. You are in my thoughts and on my heart.
Annie Miles
April 2, 2019
Sorry for your lost
Robi Green
April 2, 2019
My condolences and prayers to the family. Sorry to hear about your loss. RIH Deborah.
Herman Anderson
April 2, 2019
My deepest condolences to the Family of my dear classmate, Velton Hines WSH class of 1973
Velton Hines
April 2, 2019
My deepest condolences to Denise and the rest of the Brumfield family .
Velton Hines
April 2, 2019
April 1, 2019
You are missed. Rest in Peace aunt Deborah.
Rocky Anderson
April 1, 2019
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Johnson Marie
April 1, 2019
Praying for the family. My deepest sympathy to Denise in the loss of your twin Sister Deborah. Hold fast to the memories and the love you and bond you shared.
Debra Raspberry
April 1, 2019
So sorry for the loss of your beloved sister, twin, your friend. May God grant you peace during the difficult times ahead. Sending prayers of peace and comfort to you & your family. Blessings Barbara Y Williamson Purdue University 1977
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority,Inc
Barbara Williamson
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