It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Deborah Lynn (True) Bríant. Debbie left this world for Heaven on Thursday, October 4, 2012, in her home in Turlock, CA, surrounded by her loving family.
Debbie was born on August 24, 1970 in Napa, California to Rodger and Anna True. She was raised in St. Helena and attended St. Helena Catholic School and St. Helena High School, where she graduated in
1988. Debbie was the Finance Department Business Office Manager for Kaplan Colleges in Modesto for 12 years. Prior to that, she worked in various positions, including as a Staff Assistant for the United
States House of Representatives in Washington, D.C.
Debbie married the love of her life, David Bríant, on September 29, 1996 and settled in Turlock where they made their home and raised their son, their pride and joy, Jeremiah. Debbie was preceded in
death by her husband, David, and her grandparents, Alfredo and Giulia Santi, and George True.
Debbie enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, advancing her career and decorating her home. She was a loving and supportive mother and particularly enjoyed watching her son play football.
Debbie will be remembered for her beautiful eyes, her contagious laughter and quick wit, and her ability to make everyone around her smile. She was deeply loved and is dearly missed.
Debbie is the loving mother of, Jeremiah Bríant; the beloved daughter of Rodger and Anna True; the beloved granddaughter of Elnora Allison, the cherished sister of RoseAnn (Matt) Trzesniewski; and Steven (Claire) True; the dear step-mother of Anthony, Deshawn and Michael Bríant; and treasured auntie of Brandon True and Gianna and Alivia Trzesniewski.
Rosary services will be held on Friday, October 19, 2012 (6-7pm viewing, 7pm Rosary) and a funeral mass will be held on Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 1pm. All services will be at St. Helena Catholic Church located at 1340 Tainter St., St. Helena, CA.
Donations in lieu of flowers may be sent to a trust account for Jeremiah at: Jeremiah Briant Fund- Wells Fargo Bank, 3255 Jefferson St., Napa, CA 94558. 707-299-2220.
Please share your fond memories of Debbie with the family at Morrisonfuneralchapel.com