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Obituary: Debra Brock, Taylorsville

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Debra L. Brock, 61, of Taylorsville, died at 10:40 a.m. Sunday, April 28, 2013, at her home.

Debra was a member of Community Church of Columbus. She was a graduate of Indiana University School of Nursing and a member of Sigma Theta Tau nursing sorority. She worked 11 years as a clinical nurse specialist in oncology at IU Medical Center and 11 years as a family nurse practitioner at Nashville Family Medicine before retiring in 2006.

Debra loved her family and spending time with her grandchildren.

Funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Community Church of Columbus with Pastor Chuck Coleman officiating. Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home and at the church one hour prior to the service Wednesday. Entombment will be at Garland Brook Mausoleum.

Memorial contributions may be made to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana or to myeloma research through the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Born in Columbus May 10, 1951, Debra was the daughter of William E. and Phyllis J. Snyder. She married Ron Brock July 12, 1969.

Survivors include her husband; her mother, Phyllis (Wilbur) Snyder of Columbus, IN; sons, Jeff Brock and Jared (Megan) Brock of Columbus, IN; brothers, Michael Turpin and Terry Snyder, both of Brown County, IN; a sister, Anita (Bob) Brown of Columbus, IN; grandchildren, Logan Brock, Larson Brock and Noah Brock; a great-grandson, Bryar Brock; her mother-in-law, Rose Voelz of Columbus, IN; a sister-in-law, Barbara Abner, Columbus, IN; an aunt, Betty Roup of Taylorsville, IN; a cousin, Gary Roup, Taylorsville, IN; a nephew,  Brian (Sherry) Snyder; and nieces, Misty Thomas, Tricia Snyder, Heather (Shane) Cowan, and Kelli (Levi) Miller.

She was preceded in death by her father, William E. Snyder; and an uncle, Harold Snyder.

You may view her memorial video after 4:00 p.m. today, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the Internet.


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