Deborah Lynn Sawtelle

July 2, 1954 - January 23, 2013
Deborah Lynn Sawtelle


Deborah Lynn Sawtelle, age 58, passed away January 23, 2013, at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Deborah was born in Wilmington, NC, to the late William Edward and Loretta Johnson Hablawetz.

Survivors include her husband, Scot A. Lepine, of Jacksonville, NC; one daughter, Gabby Lowe, of Kentucky; a sister, Joy Hablawetz-Bonadio, of Florida; and two grandchildren, Blake and Julie Lowe, both of Kentucky.

All services will be private.

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  • February 23, 2013
    Jean Graham says:
    May you rest in peace "Little Sister." Happy memories of us together. Keep on dancing!!! Jean and Odell Graham

  • January 26, 2013
    Tharice Opalewski says:
    To my dear half sister may you RIP in spite of our seperation I always loved you and wished you the best. You will be missed and thought of often. Love Always Tharice

  • January 26, 2013
    Mark Butterfuss says:
    Sorry to hear about this. RIP Aunt Debbie!

  • January 26, 2013
    Janet Johnson Wood says:
    We were first cousins and I only met her once but I am very sorry for your loss.