Deborah Ann Weyd, age 54, of Newark, DE, passed away on Wednesday July 4, 2018 surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Wilmington DE on May 20, 1964, she attended John Dickinson High School and graduated from Widener University. She started her career in banking in 1985 and over the course of more than 30 years held several positions within the credit card division of JP Morgan Chase Bank. Her great work ethic and knowledge of systems allowed her to obtain the position of Executive Director.
Deborah had several loves, but none more than the love she had for her family. She was a treasure hunter at heart and enjoyed walking the Delaware beaches looking for shells. On a recent adventure, she discovered a new passion for fossil hunting in Venice Beach, FL. Her love of travel took her around the world, but one place she returned to often was Sedona, AZ. Her love of hiking with her husband in the red rocks of the southwest was something she looked forward to every year.
Deborah was preceded in death by her father, Elbert J. Linkous. She is survived by her husband of 31 years Christof Weyd ; her children, Alex and Rachel; mother, Geraldine Linkous; sister, Rebecca Harris; nephews, Shawn Lyons and Jason Lyons; niece, Kayla Sams ; great nephew Sam.
Friends may call on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 from 9:30-11:00 am at the McCrery & Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19808 where a service will follow at 11:00 am . Burial will be private. The family would like to thank the nursing staff at Christian Hospital 6E unit for the great care and support during this challenging time. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Deborah’s name to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Donor Services,PO Box 98018 ,Washington DC 20090-8018.