Debra M. Babington, age 63, died on Dec. 25, 2018 at Ascension All Saints Hospital. She was born in Racine on April 3, 1955, to the late Leonard and Ruth (Nee: Jensen) Petersen.
Having attended Washington Park High School, Debra graduated in 1973. She married Rodney Babington on April 14, 1979 at Gethsemane Lutheran Church. Debra worked at S.C. Johnson for 39 years before retiring in 2013. She was a longtime member of Gethsemane Lutheran Church. In her free time, she enjoyed bowling and spending time with her family.
Surviving are Rodney, children, Kari (Brian) Fry, Jessica Babington, Julie (Mike) Fry, Eric Babington; 13 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren; sisters, Donna Petersen, Cindy (Bob) Woodward; sister- in-law, Maryanne Babington; nieces, nephews, other relatives and dear friends. In addition to her parents she was also preceded in death by a great granddaughter.
There was a memorial service held at Maresh Meredith & Acklam Funeral Home on Sunday, December 30, 2018.