Debra Kay Keen, 71, of Connersville passed away Saturday, February 20, 2021 at Reid Health, Richmond.

One of eight children of William and Virginia Taylor Sams, Debra was born in Blooming Grove, Franklin County, Indiana on July 11, 1949. She graduated from Brookville High School with the class of 1967 and earned her associate degree in bookkeeping.

On September 6, 1984, Debra married Mark Keen in Covington, Kentucky. Mr. Keen survives.
Throughout her life, Debra was employed at Ford, Mousie’s Bar and Grill, and most recently was a supervisor at Issues and Answers.

In her leisure time, Debra enjoyed sewing, cooking, making candles and jewelry, and spending time with her family.

Besides her husband of 36 years, Mark Keen, survivors include five children, Hope Singleton, Chris Singleton, Kimberly Gilley, Jason Singleton, and Heather Ruby; two step-sons, Shawn Keen and Brad Geis; sixteen grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; three brothers; two sisters; and several nieces and nephews.

Debra was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Joanne Groch and Sandy Miracle; eldest son, Charles E. Singleton; step-daughter, Jennifer Keen; grandson, Devon Krepp; and a great-grandson, Linkoln Ryan Charles Harrison.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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