Debra Lee (Lenius) Bailey, age 65 of Wautoma, passed away Thursday, June 7, 2018 in her home surrounded by family. Deb was born in Rockford, IL on April 22, 1953 to Eugene "Don" Sr. and Vera Lenius. She moved to Harrisville, WI in her teens with her family.
Deb enjoyed bartending for many years, as well as working in fast food and housekeeping. She loved spending time with her grandchildren, cooking, the Chicago Bears and collecting elephants.
Deb was preceded in death by both parents; her sister: Barbara and two brothers-in-law: Jim and Richard. She is survived by five children: Lynnea (Charles) Schwersenska, Westfield, Gary H. Dee Jr., Westfield, Jason (Traci) Dee, Harrisville, LeAnn Dee, Wautoma, Gladden (Leslie) Bailey, Westfield; 11 grandchildren: Savannah (Chris) Schwersenska, Wyatt (Glenna) Schwersenska, Alissa Dee, Katelyn Dee, Lydia Johnson, Jacen Dee, Zachary Dee, TeAnna (Dakota) Dee, Alex Spingola, Emalie Bailey, Aivah Bailey; four great grandchildren; sister: Sandy Stamps; two brothers: Eugene "Don" Jr. (Angelena) Lenius, Loren Lenius; six nieces and nephews: Arthur and Gina Cardenas, Seth and Brook Lenius and Ivory and Ashley Lenius.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 12PM (NOON) at Bird Creek Park in Wautoma.