Deborah ‘Debbie’ Lynn Glotzbach, 63, Topeka: Dec. 2, 1954 – Aug. 24, 2018

TOPEKA, Kan. – Deborah Lynn Glotzbach, 63, of Topeka, Kan., passed away on Friday, Aug. 24, 2018, at Midland Hospice. She was born Dec. 2, 1954, in Topeka, the daughter of Dennis and Betty Rickstrew Glotzbach.

She attended St. Matthews Grade School and graduated from Hayden High School in 1973. Debbie worked for the Santa Fe Railroad for 30 years before retiring in 2014.

Debbie was preceded in death by her mother, Betty Glotzbach.

She is survived by her family; her parents, Dennis Glotzbach and Ruby; siblings, Stephen Glotzbach (Becky), Byron Glotzbach (Sandy), Deanna Sheppard (Terry), Sondra Albright (Brian), all of Topeka, and Becky Riis, of Overbrook, Kan.; stepsiblings, Mary Norton, Laurie Rivers, Ed Holm (Linda) and Jeanette Brown (Dan), of Bremerton, Wash. Debbie is also survived by 14 nieces and nephews and 27 great-nieces and nephews, who were her true children and grandchildren.

Cremation is planned. The funeral mass will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 31, at St. Matthews Catholic Church, 2700 SE Virginia St., Topeka. The family will receive friends 10-11 a.m. Friday morning prior to the service at St. Matthews. Inurnment will be held later at Paxico, Kan.

Memorial contributions may be made to Midland Hospice, 200 SW Frazier Circle, Topeka, KS 66606. To leave a message, see

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