Debra L. Doyle



Debra L. Doyle, 45, passed to a better life Monday, June 11, 2007, after a six year courageous battle with breast cancer. A Celebration of Life service and pot luck will be held Saturday, June 23, 2007, 4:00 p.m. at Butte Falls Park. Pastor John Braund will be officiating.



Debra was born February 8, 1962 to parents, Marilyn Schaffran and Darrell Thomas. She attended school in Prospect, Ore., where she met John Doyle. They were married in 1979 in Reno, Nev.



She loved animals of all kinds, especially her dogs, Maggie and Bailey. She also enjoyed camping and fishing trips. But, above all, her grandson was the light of her life.



She is survived by both parents; her daughter and son-in-law, Kara and Josh Inks; grandson, Bryce Inks; son, Michael Pennington; brother, David Thomas; grandparents, Niles and Irene Thomas; step-sister, Suzy Schaffran; nieces Dava and Jessica Thomas; nephew, Devon Bonde; and companion, Charles Cavin.



She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Floyd and Melba Walden and her brother, Michael Thomas.



Memorial contributions may be made to charity of choice.