Deborah “Debbie” Esther (Pelkey) Weeks
August 3, 1960 - March 20, 2014
Deborah “Debbie” Esther (Pelkey) Weeks, 53, took her last breath and was welcomed into Heaven on March 20, 2014 at Glens Falls Hospital, with her loving daughter, Amy, by her side.
Born August 3, 1960, in Elizabethtown, NY, she was the daughter of the late Wardner George Pelkey and Esther Amy (Cutting) Pelkey.
Debbie was a High School graduate of Keene Central School in Keene Valley, NY and a college graduate of Maria College of Albany. She was a Physical Therapy Assistant for Glens Falls Hospital for over 30 years. Debbie was also very involved in her church, St. Andrew Lutheran Church in South Glens Falls.
Debbie had a wonderful sense of humor and was always smiling. She loved swimming, going for drives, reading and going out to eat. She was an accomplished seamstress and often made her own clothes. She also loved to crochet and knit. One of her favorite activities was playing contract rummy in her card club with “The Girls”-Carolyn, Judy, Phyllis and Joyce.
Left to cherish her memory are her daughter Amy Weeks, Amy’s fiancé Alex Glessing; son Nicholas Aaron Weeks, Nick’s son Jacob R. Weeks; her brothers Robert Pelkey, wife Linda; Wayne Pelkey and Gregory Pelkey, wife Bethany; Aunt Edith “Auntie Ree” Cutting; her companion Jerry Brooks; as well as several nieces and nephews.
A funeral was held on Sunday March 23. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
To leave an online condolence or to view Debbie’s Book of Memories, please visit www.kilmerfuneralhome.com
Memorial donations in Debbie’s name can be made to the St. Andrew Lutheran Church, 600 Gansevoort Rd., South Glens Falls, NY 12803, The Fisherman’s Net Before and After School Program at the same address or to Adirondack Save-a-Stray, 4880 Route 9N, Corinth, NY 12822.