After a long illness, DEBORAH CASSEL-TURNBACH, 56, of Phoenixville, passed away on Wednesday January 12th at Devon Manor in Devon, Pa.
Born in Palmyra, Pa., Deb was the daughter of the late Elwood and Geraldine (Pfeiffer) Cassel. Deb married Bill Turnbach in 1997 and was a loving mother to Elise Turnbach (24) of Philadelphia. Deb is also survived by her sister Jane Snover, brother Edward Cassel and many, many loving friends and family members.
Deb enjoyed a successful 30 year career in Sales and Marketing at Siemens Healthcare based in Malvern, Pa (formally Shared Medical Systems). She was widely respected and admired by her colleagues and customers. Deb was a world traveler and avid reader who enjoyed golfing, gardening, cooking, entertaining and most of all spending time with family and friends. Deb touched many lives with her warmth and energy. She will be deeply missed.
Visitation will be held on Friday from 5:30PM to 8:00PM at Catagnus Funeral Home, 329 N. Lewis Road, Royersford. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, 10:00AM at Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, 6th and Main St., Royersford. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Deb’s name to: Race for Deb Team/Race for Hope Philadelphia, C/O National Brain Tumor Society, 124 Watertown Street, Suite 2D, Watertown, MA 02472.