LEAF RIVER — Debra passed away on Wednesday the 28th of December 2022 after a light length of illness. Deb was born on May 31, 1954 to Alvin and Barbara Klapp. She graduated from Leaf River High School in 1973. She loved the outdoors from farming to camping and everything in between. She also taught line dancing, which she absolutely loved. She is survived by her father Alvin, his wife, Diana, three brothers, Tom (Diane) Klapp, Kevin (Karen) Klapp, Terry Klapp and multiple nieces and nephews. Deb was also fortunate enough to actively participate in the raising of Kathy Tabor along with her two children Christina and Cody, which brought her great joy. Deb was proceeded in death by her mother Barbara Klapp and her husband Richard Sass. There will be a celebration of life on Jan. 28 at the Bertlot building,103 W. Second St., Leaf River,IL, 61047 at 1 p.m.