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Deborah Kay (Whip) McFann


Service: 12:00pm Sat. January 5th, 2019
Location: Conroy Funeral Home

MCFANN, Deborah Kay (Whip), 65 of South Vienna, Ohio passed away Saturday December 29 2018 at OSU East Hospital Columbus, Ohio. Debbie was born December 20, 1953 to Louis and Ernestine Whip. Debbie is survived by her husband of 46 years, Kenneth, her two children, Angela Smith and Husband Marvin of Findlay, OH and her son Mike McFann and wife Traci of So. Charleston, OH, five grandchildren Nicci & Matt Clarkson, Cheyenne Hahn, Logan McFann, Brody McFann, and Krissi Smith, one great grandchild Deacon Clarkson. She was preceded in death by her parents and three siblings, Raymond “Bud” Whip, Glenn “Butch” Whip and Vicki Lynn Whip. Debbie loved to cook and share recipes and collect recipe books, she was a consummate card player who loved to host family for a night of food and games. Known for her boisterous laugh and hypersensitivity to odors, they provided many nostalgic moments around her dining room table with family laughing and living life to its fullest. Her wish has always been for her family to continue to gather, remain close and celebrate with each other cherishing the time spent with one another. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 pm on Saturday in the CONROY FUNERAL HOME. Visitation will be held 2 hours prior from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the American Alzheimer’s Association.
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McFann family -- our thoughts and prayers are with you. I have not met "Whip" but I have worked with her daughter, Angie Smith, for many years. Knowing Angie's work ethic, commit to 4H, its youth and agriculture has a whole "Whip" must have been a tremendous, wife, mother, sister, grandma. May she forever be your inspiration.

- Chuck Bills, Wednesday January 2nd, 2019

I will miss you so much cuz. I hope you will be in peace. I think of all the memories and good times I had with you and our family. You will be missed!!!!!

- Fonda alltop, Tuesday January 1st, 2019

Sincerest condolences for your loss. May the Source comfort ALL of you during this time.

- Walt McFann II , Tuesday January 1st, 2019

We are very sorry for your loss Mike. Please know that you and your family is in the thoughts and prayers of all your fellow detachment members. Semper Fidelis.

- Marine Corps League detachment 963., Monday December 31st, 2018

I have lots of fond memories of Deb at family gatherings. She was a real sweetie and provided lots of laughs. She will be missed, but remain forever in our hearts. Hugs to Big Mike, Mike, Traci & family, and Angie, Marvin & family.

- Debbie Moore, Monday December 31st, 2018

So very sorry for your loss. Debbie was a wonderful woman and will be missed by many. The Whip and McFann families will be in my thoughts.

- Renee Whip, Monday December 31st, 2018

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