Deborah L. "DebDew" Powers-Stanton
1969 - 2021
White Chapel Funeral Home
197 South Street
Auburn, NY

Deborah L. Powers-Stanton "DebDew"

March 11, 1969 - Oct. 17, 2021

MORAVIA - Deborah L. Powers-Stanton "DebDew", 52, of Moravia, passed away Sunday, October 17, 2021. Born in Auburn, NY on March 11, 1969, Deborah was the daughter of the late William J. Powers Sr. and Patricia Murphy Powers.

Deb was most recently the Office Business Manager at Northwoods Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, Moravia. Prior to that she was employed with Family Care Medical Group in Syracuse for over 25 years. She enjoyed playing cards and was an avid golfer and hunter. Most of all Deborah cherished the time spent with family and friends. She had a heart of gold and a smile that would light up a room; she will be deeply missed by all who knew her

Deborah is survived by her loving husband, James "Jimmy" Stanton; her children: Maria (Richard III) Roney and Jacob Heffernan; her stepchildren: Kaelyn and Zachary Stanton; her siblings: William J.(Cindy)Powers Jr., Terry L. (Richard) Green, Jacqueline M. Saville, Timothy L. (Bonnie) Powers Sr. and Kelly Powers Hatfield; her brothers and sisters in-law; many nieces, nephews cousins and friends; her beloved dogs: Lenno, Oliver and Bo.

In addition to her parents, Deborah was predeceased by her daughter, Katie Lynn Heffernan and her brother-in-law, Gregory Saville.

Visitation will be held from 4-7:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 21, 2021; at White Chapel Funeral Home Inc., 197 South St. Auburn. A Funeral Mass will be held in St. Ann's Church, Rt 38A Owasco on Friday, October 22, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. Masks are required for unvaccinated individuals at both the funeral home and St. Ann's Church.

Donations in Deborah's name may be made to a charity of ones choice.

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Published by The Citizen on Oct. 19, 2021.
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White Chapel Funeral Home
197 South Street, Auburn, NY
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Rt 38A Owasco, NY
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Kristy and Carl Weber
October 27, 2021
I am so very sorry and my thoughts and prayers are with all of you, I send my deepest condolences to Debbie's children, husband, family and friends. In high school Debbie was voted friendliest and that is how I have always thought of Deb and will always remember her warm, friendly and sweet personality. Sending hugs and love to all. Amy Becker
Amy Becker
October 21, 2021
My sincere condolences . I used to visit with Debbie every visit to FCMG for the last 20 years or more . Always the best smile .
Paul Esterguard
October 19, 2021
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