Deborah Rhyne

Bethalto |

Deborah “ Debbie" Ann Rhyne, 71, passed away at 2:00 pm on Thursday, May 2, 2024, at OSF St. Anthony's in Alton, IL. 

She was born on June 13, 1952, in Naha Okinawa, to Jerry and Setsuko "Susie" (Nakahara) Robbins. On August 9, 1970, Debbie married Terry W. Rhyne in East St. Louis, IL, after 38 years of marriage he preceded her in death on May 28, 2009. 

Debbie found joy in playing Bingo, cooking, and caring for her beloved fur babies, with Angel holding a special place in her heart. However, her family was her true passion, and she cherished her children and grandchildren, speaking proudly of them and holding them dear to her heart.

Deborah is survived by her children, Terry Rhyne Jr. (April) of Bunker Hill, IL; Jason Rhyne of Bethalto, Jerry Rhyne of Bethalto, and Dawn Rhyne (Dave Stuller) of Roxana, IL; a sister, Linda Durham (John) of Keysport, IL; and grandchildren, Cheyane Rhyne (Devin Elliott), Dalton McCart, Gavin Rhyne, Paityn Lucas, Peyton Stuller, Skylyn Stuller; and great grandchildren Devin Jr., Josie, and one on the way. 

She was preceded in death by Husband, Terry W. Rhyne Sr., and her parents. 

Memorial services will be held on Tuesday, May 7, 2027, at 5:00 pm at the Elias Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Bethalto, IL. 

Memorials are suggested to the American Kidney Foundation.

Online condolences and guestbook may be found at

Obit Provided By:
Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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