Debra and Denny Joe Flaherty were united in marriage on August 12, 1977. She was a homemaker and she taught adoption and foster care classes.
Survivors include her husband, Joe; children, Jessica Flaherty, Elizabeth (Seth) Johnson, Adam Flaherty, James Flaherty, and Sarah Flaherty; grandson, Grady Johnson; brothers, Larry (Sharon) Fagan, Mark (Christine) Fagan; John Fagan; sister, Cindy (Layne) Gossett; and former sister-in-law, Melinda Fagan.
Memorial services will be a 10:00 A.M., Friday, March 24 at the Lincoln United Methodist Church. Memorials may be made to the Beverly Methodist Church.