Debbie Small

Passed 09/16/2021

Debbie Small

Passed 09/16/2021


Obituary For Debbie Small

Debbie Lynn Small, 67, of Honeoye Falls, NY passed away peacefully on September 16, 2021 after battling pancreatic cancer. She was the beloved wife of Laurel (Larry) Small with whom she shared 33 years of marriage.
Debbie was born in Rockland, MA on June 5, 1954, a daughter of the late John and Dorothy (McIntosh) Barry, and sister of the late Kathleen Macauley. She was raised in Rockland where she graduated from Rockland High School in 1972.
In addition to her loving husband, Debbie leaves her children; Jeffrey Allan and wife Wakana of Concord, NH, Heather Clark and husband Timothy of Chelmsford, MA, Sheila Vaughn and husband Trevor of Kingston, MA, Paul Cheremka Jr. and wife Kerri of Danvers, MA, Michelle Pool and husband James of Honeoye Falls, NY, her grandchildren; Maya, Ashley, Kiana, Ryan, Kate, Colin, Trevor Jr., Devin, Avery and Braeden, her twin sister Donna Clark and husband Stewart of Sun City Center, FL, brother in law Cary Macauley of Marshfield,MA, first husband Paul Cheremka of Kingston, MA and several nieces and nephews.
Debbie enjoyed daily conversations with her twin sister, Donna Clark and spending time with her children and grandchildren. Though our hearts are broken, and we ache with sadness, she will always be remembered for her deep love of family and her bright smile.
Visiting hours will be held on September 26,2021 from 4-7 pm in the Magoun-Biggins Funeral Home, 135 Union St. Rockland Mass. The mass will be celebrated on September 27,2021 at Holy Family Church, 403 Union St. Rockland, MA at 9:00 a.m., Interment to follow in Pine Hill Cemetery, 483 North Main St., W. Bridgewater, MA.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks memorial donations be made in Debbie’s name to the House of John, 14 Spring St, Clifton Springs, NY 14432 or

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  • I have known the family for many years. Lean on each other for support. You all are stronger than you think. May your fond memories keep you going during these tough times.

  • We are so sorry for your loss wishing you all strength and comfort at this difficult time remember all the wonderful memories you shared may God Bless you all sincerely Norman and Marion

  • I am so sorry your loss. I remember Deb's beautiful smile and how kind and gentle she was. I pray that your hearts are filled with loving memories you shared with her. I pray you feel her watching over you. Karen Wotton

  • My condolences to Debbie's family. She will be missed but will be watching over you all and be in your hearts. Remember all the good times.

  • I loved her I miss her Love, Devin

  • Aunt Debbie will be greatly missed. She had a special way of always letting you know how much she cared about you, and her smile and laugh were the best. We love you all and are wishing you comfort in your wonderful memories and the knowledge that Debbie will be watching over you all. My dad, Pam and Tony, and Chris and I have made a donation to the House of John in Debbie's honor— it sounds like a wonderful place that took great care of her. We love you all. Love, Lindsey and Chris

  • I'm very sorry for your loss. I had the great pleasure of working with Deb at RiteAid. She was a joy to be around and a quality person. I am a better person for having known her. God bless and rest in peace. Tim Richard

  • Sorry for your loss. The world will miss Debbie's smile and the loved that she shared with us all. Although she is no longer physically with us, her spirit will always live in our hearts and minds. Fondest memories - Love Cary

  • So sorry for your loss Sheila and family. Remember all the wonderful memories you shared together.

  • A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take. You will always be with us as our angel watching over us.

  • Debbie was my sister in law, but I knew them both since they were 17 yo. She thought of me as a true brother and I a true sister. We had many great times together, we will miss you very much. Fly high with the Angels. We Love You Very Much and will surely miss you.

  • I will miss you terribly, a piece of my heart died with you, I'll love you forever!!!

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