Deborah J. Florczyk, 57, of Fulton, passed away Friday May 16 at Oswego Hospital.
She was born in Fulton to George Gates and the late Patricia Dashner.
Debbie was a life resident of the Fulton-Hannibal area and attended G. Ray Bodley High School. She was a bus driver for OCO, Hannibal Central Schools and the Phoenix school district.
Debbie enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, fishing and collecting dolls and movies.
In addition to her mother, Debbie was predeceased by her step father, Paul Dashner.
She is survived by her four children, Billie Jean Florczyk, Michael (Leslie) Florczyk, Edward Florczyk and David Florczyk all of Fulton; her father, George Gates of Mexico, NY; siblings, Denise Trombly of Palmer, MA., Sheila Clark of Fulton, George Manchester of OH, David Manchester of Memphis, NY, Shawn Gates of MA, Coleen Proppe of East Syracuse, Michael Gates of N.C. and Alicia Weems of AL.; eight grandchildren, Joseph, Joshua, Makayla, Mathew, Samantha, Spencer, Savanna and Madison; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services are private. Calling hours were Wednesday, May 21, at Foster Funeral Home, 910 Fay St., Fulton.
Contributions in memory of Mrs. Florczyk may be made to the American Lung Association.