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Obituary for Deborah Rae Sass (Ladwig)

Deborah Rae Sass, 70, of Atchison, Kansas died October 24, 2022, at Santa Fe Place in Atchison.

Memorial services will be held 11:30 AM, November 5, 2022 at the Becker- Dyer-Stanton Funeral Home, with Rev. Bob Kraus officiating the service, burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery. Family will greet friends from 10:00 AM till the time of the service. Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association. Condolences for the family maybe left online at

Deborah was born December 13, 1951, in Atchison, Kansas the daughter of Kenneth and Josephine (Beien) Ladwig. She was married to Leroy Schoenfelder and later divorced. She then married Alan Thomas Sass and they later divorced. She enjoyed doing genealogy, reading and socializing with friends.

She is survived by her sisters; Pam Frakes, Cyndee (Charles) Young and Kim Ladwig; brother, Robert Ladwig, nieces, and nephews; Jason Frakes, Jon Frakes, Casey Frakes, Stancy Macha, Trisha Mannell, great nieces and nephews, Lillie Frakes, Jackson Macha, Nate Macha, and Sydney Mannell.

Deborah is preceded in death by her parents, infant sons; Aaron and Jodie Schoenfelder, and ex-husband, Alan Thomas Sass.