Deborah Maria Hilpert, age 61, passed away peacefully on June 27, 2021, with family by her side after a sudden and aggressive journey with pancreatic cancer.
Debbie was born in Belleville, Illinois on August 23, 1959. She is loved beyond measure and will be missed by so many who have been touched by her kindness, compassion, and charisma. She had a zest for life and spent hers helping others as a devout Catholic.
She is survived by her husband and soulmate of 42 years, Thomas J. Hilpert II; her beloved daughter Cheryl Rhody and her husband C.J. Rhody; her most cherished granddaughters, Annabelle Grace and Georgia Mae; her daughter-in-law Ashley and grandchildren Austin and Ashtyn; several more dear family members and countless friends. In her passing, she was reunited in heaven with her treasured son, Matthew Hilpert. The two souls are together again and at peace.