Ballien, Debra Jean, Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away Sunday, February 20, 2011, at HealthSource, Saginaw. Age 59 years. The daughter of the late Helen M. (Thomas) and Donald E. Ballien was born April 25, 1951 in Saginaw, Michigan. Debra was of the Lutheran Faith, loved Detroit Tiger Baseball and listening to the WSGW Radio show, Listen to the Mrs. Surviving are a sister, a brother and a sister-in-law, Wendy Hoffman, Leigh Acres, FL; Thomas and Carolyn Ballien, Saginaw, MI; three nieces and a nephew and their spouses, Matthew and Amy Hoffman; Abbey Gnatkowski; Tabitha and Brett Garchow; Tiffany and Paul Guymer; eleven great nieces and great nephews, Caitlin, Coty and Casey; Zackary, Megan and Owen; Hunter and Logan; Kane, Kash and Kolt; her special aunt and uncle, Maryilou and Art Wicke. The funeral service will take place at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, February 24, 2011, at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel, 201 N. Miller Road, with burial in Chapel Hill Cemetery. Friends may call at the Chapel from 4:00-9:00 p.m. Wednesday and from 10:00 a.m. Thursday until the time of the funeral service. In lieu of flowers those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider Heartland Hospice or the Arthritis Foundation, Mid-Michigan.