Obituaries for July 23, 2012

Written by Union Democrat staff July 23, 2012 01:33 pm

Debra Sue          ‘Debbie’ Orbe

Jan. 19, 1953 — July 12, 2012

Mokelumne Hill resident Debra Sue “Debbie” Orbe died July 12 at Lodi Memorial Hospital. She was 59. 

Mrs. Orbe was born in Wolf Point, Mont., and grew up in the Bozeman area. She lived in Elko, Nev., and Sacramento before settling in Mokelumne Hill in 1995.

She worked as a paralegal for 15 years and was a former chairwoman of the Calaveras County Juvenile Youth Commission and former president of the Mountain Ranch Youth Alliance. 

Mrs. Orbe is survived by her husband of 38 years, Frank Orbe, of Mokelumne Hill; and her daughter, Jennifer Beasley, of Valley Springs. 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made the Humane Society of Calaveras County, 2182 Highway 4, Arnold, CA 95223, or call 795-4483. 

No services will be held.

San Andreas Memorial Chapel is handling arrangements. 

Notices

GAGE — Tiffany D. Gage, 42, of Sierra Village died Thursday at her home. Terzich and Wilson Funeral Home is handling arrangements.