AK-CHIN — Deborah Jean Baptisto, 67, died on Nov. 6, 2021, in Chandler.
Mrs. Baptisto was born on Dec. 14, 1953, in Ak-Chin Village to Herbert E. Thomas and Angelina Rose Pete. She was always laughing and enjoyed traveling. She loved spending time with her grandkids and family.
She is survived by a daughter, Antonia Baptisto; a sister, Euphrasia Mike; and three grandchildren, all of the Ak-Chin Indian Community. She was preceded in death by her husband, Farrell Baptisto, and three siblings, Alfreda Garcia, Barry Thomas and Bertrand Thomas.
J. Warren Funeral Services in charge of arrangements.