It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Deborah Anne Bitz. She was born on August 25, 1956 in Medicine Hat and passed away at Sunnyside Care Centre on Sunday, May 26, 2019 at the age of 62 years. Debbie was predeceased by her parents Philip and Alice Bitz. She is survived by numerous cousins and friends and will be dearly missed by all. Debbie loved reading, playing cards and travelling. She worked as a telephone operator which she loved and ended her career in the oilfield industry. She will be most remembered for her ready smile, cheerful attitude and kindness to everyone she met. Family and friends who wish to pay their respects may do so at the PATTISON FUNERAL HOME on Sunday, June 2, 2019 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. A private celebration of life will be held in the Hillside Cemetery on Monday, June 3, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. To e-mail an expression of sympathy, please direct it to: [email protected] subject heading: Deborah Bitz.