Canton – Deborah Jo Starnes, 49, of Canton, passed away at 5:45 PM on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Graham Hospital in Canton. She was born on October 28, 1969 in Canton, IL to Donald R. and Sheridan (Wilson) Quick.
Surviving are two children, Alexis (Matthew) Mickey of Annapolis, Maryland and Jonathan Starnes of Farmington, IL; two brothers, Darren and Daniel Quick.
Deborah was an aviation mechanic in the military. She earned her Master’s Degree which she was very proud of. She will be remembered for always helping people, loving her kids, and an avid animal lover. She was also of Christian Faith.
A celebration of life will be held from 5-9 PM at the Canton American Legion on Thursday, June 13, 2019. A burial of ashes will be held at St. Joseph Cemetery in Canton at a later date. Cremation rites will be accorded through Sedgwick Funeral Homes & Crematory in Canton. Memorials can be made to the family for funeral expenses or to Mental Health America/Woman Crisis Center. To make online condolences you may go to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com