Debra Jean (Shappell) Henry

April 22, 1955 ~ July 4, 2021 (age 66)


Debra Jean Henry of Terrebonne passed away unexpectedly in her home on July 4th, 2021.

Debra (Debi) was the second born of six children to Eugene and Phylis Shappell. She was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her brothers, Tony, Toby, Timmy and Sisters Cathy and Terry.

Debi owned and operated Koala-D-Tyme Daycare and preschool where she touched many young lives for years. She loved each and everyone of her “kiddos” and was proud of the young adults they grew into. She was a devoted wife, loving mother and the best grandmother. She loved camping, fishing, and spending time with her family. She was a very loving and caring person always thinking of others first. “To know her was to love her.”

Debi met the love of her life, Rodney Lynn Henry, January 1980 and they married October 16th 1982. She is survived by two of her three children. Her son, Stephen B Nydegger of California, 43 years of age and Vanessa L Henry of Terrebonne, 38 years of age and her 3 grandsons who she loved with all her heart, Kolby B Slaven, 19, Kasen S Slaven, 18 and Kyler J Slaven 11. She was preceded in death by her youngest daughter Tianna J Henry who passed away May 23,1984 at twelve days old. She also has many nieces, nephews, family members and friends that will miss her dearly.

There will be a celebration of life at a later date. Due to the unexpected passing there were no plans in place. There is a memorial Facebook page that will be kept updated under Debra J Henry

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Family to do services at later date

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