Deb Harris

Deb Harris

OREM — Debra Ilene Young Bills Harris, 64, passed away peacefully Friday, Aug. 2, 2019, in Orem, surrounded by loving family and cherished friends. Deb was born Feb. 23, 1955, in Nephi to Alva and Laverne Orgill Young.

Deb was married Aug. 3, 1975, in Reno, Nevada, to Ronald Bills who passed away Feb. 14, 1989. She was re-married April 2, 1992, to Michael John Harris in Ely, Nevada. Mike passed away May 24, 1994.

Deb had a wonderful sense of humor and a true fighting spirit. Deb would make friends very fast and was an impact on everyone she encountered. “Mama Deb” some would call her, others just “Mom.” She was an inspiration to those who knew her and loved by all that met her.

She is survived by her sister, Jolynn Young; brothers, Dennis Young and Kevin (Deann) Young; six wonderful children, Gena Bills, Corey (Brooke) Young, Lori (Steve) Vosburgh, Jason (Benita) Young, Delaney Bills and Joshua Bills (Thomas Galloway). Deb had numerous grandchildren and one newborn great-grandchild.

She is preceded in death by her parents; two loving husbands; grandmother, Suzie Tiffany; brother, Teddy Young; sisters, Vicki VanAusdale and Verna Marie Young; and granddaughter, Destiny Dawn Otte.

Cremation services have been held. Memorial services will be held today, Aug. 8, at 4 p.m., in the Magleby Mortuary chapel, 50 South 100 West, Richfield, where friends may call from 3 to 3:45 p.m. 

Funeral directors, Magleby Mortuary, Richfield, Salina and Manti. 

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