Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
May 31, 2012 12:14 pm EDT


DELAWARE — Debra A. Mullen, 60, of Delaware, passed away May 22, 2012, at Delaware Court.

She was born Feb. 23, 1952, in Columbus, to the late John and Irma (Kramer) Knouff, and was a 1970 graduate of the Ohio School for the Deaf. A member of the Ohio School for the Deaf Athletic Booster Club and the Warren Deaf Club, she enjoyed camping, growing flowers, and crafts of all types.

She is survived by her fiancé, William Hartley, her companion of 13 years; daughters, Carla and Susan Mullen of South Carolina; brother, Jeffrey (Joan) Knouff of Columbus; sisters, Ellen (Garry) Detty of Mount Vernon, Belinda Hutton of Gambier, Sandra (Samuel) Deible of McConnelsville; nieces and nephews; and best friend, Wilma Prusinski.

Memorial services will be held Sunday at 1 p.m. at the Ohio School for the Deaf Gymnasium, 500 Morse Road, Columbus, OH 43214. Arrangements have been entrusted to DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home in Delaware.

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