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Deborah J. Reed
1956 - 2022

Age: 66

Residence: McLeansboro, IL

Passed Away: At 4:30 p.m., Friday, March 25, 2022 at Hamilton Memorial Hospital, McLeansboro, IL

As per Debra’s wishes, cremation will be accorded and a private family memorial and scattering of ashes will take place at a later date.

Date of Birth: February 20, 1956 Place of Birth: Eldorado, IL

Father: Everett E. Boster Mother: Dorothy Marie ( Huffstutler) Boster

Marriage to: Michael Lee Prater and he passed away in 1994.

Occupation: She was a Registered Nurse and had been employed by

Hamilton Memorial Hospital, McLeansboro, IL for several years.

Survivors include:

Son: Eric Thomas Prater (wife Natasha) of Rock Island, TN

Daughter: Amanda Cantrell (husband Matthew) of Rock Island, TN

Grandchildren: Timothy, Michael and Allen Cantrell; Liam Prater

Sisters: Carolyn Campbell (husband Jess), McLeansboro, IL

Kay Cox, McLeansboro, IL

Several Nieces and Nephews

Preceded in death by: Parents and Husband Michael Lee Prater

HARRE FUNERAL HOME, McLeansboro, was in charge of arrangements.


Harre Funeral Home
310 West Randolph
McLeansboro, IL 62859
(618) 643-2011