Milford – On Monday, April 16, 2018, at 4:05 am, Deborah Ann Brand, 62, of Milford, passed away at Kent General Hospital in Dover surrounded by her husband and children. Debbie was born in Washington D.C. on October 15, 1955 to the late Robert and Eulalia “Ruth” Shipe. She was a military wife and a devoted mother who proudly raised 6 children. She enjoyed spending time with her family, collecting coins, and jewelry making.
Debbie is preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Robert Bernard Shipe and Dennis James Shipe.
She is survived by her husband of 31 years, Patrick Brand, and by her children, Angie Broomall; Leland Brand and his wife April; Danielle Eichenberg and her husband Jason; Patrick Brand II; Tony Broomall and his wife Michelle; and Mary Beth Brand. She is also survived by 13 grandchildren, and her brothers, John William Shipe and Stanley Eugene Shipe.
The family will receive visitors at Rogers Funeral Home, 301 Lakeview Ave, Milford, from 10:30am to 12:30pm on Thursday, April 19th with a funeral service at 12:30pm. Interment will follow at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Millsboro.
After interment a reception will be held at Cheer Center, 20520 Sand Hill Road, Georgetown, DE from 2:30 to 4:30PM