June 25, 1960 to November 6, 2010
Debra Newbigging, of RR2 Listowel (Trowbridge), passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with cancer, at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Saturday, November 6, 2010. Beloved wife of John Newbigging whom she married in 1982. Loving mother of Amy Newbigging of Listowel and friend Patrick Miller, Brody Newbigging and Ashley Machan of Monkton, Tess Newbigging of Listowel. Cherished daughter of Olive Coghlin Walsh and her husband Steve Walsh. Dear sister of Brenda Nieves of Toronto, Rick and Barb, Brian and Cheryl, and Paul Coghlin all of Atwood. Fondly remembered by her mother-in-law Louise Newbigging of Listowel and the Newbigging family. Predeceased by her father Glynn Coghlin. In keeping with Debra's wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no funeral service. Debra's family invites relatives and friends to share their memories at a memorial reception to celebrate her life on Monday November 8, 2010 from 6:30 - 9:30 p.m. at the Elma Memorial Community Centre, Atwood. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to: Community Care Access Centre 65 Lorne Ave E. Stratford, ON N5A 6S4 would be appreciated by the family and can be arranged by calling the funeral home at 519-356-2382 or returning to the Current Funerals page and clicking on the Make Donation link. Please forward your cheque directly to the charity at the above address.