Debra D. Satter
July 29, 1952 ~ April 16, 2012
Debra D. Satter, 59, of Norwalk, died peacefully on Monday, April 16, 2012, at Norwalk Hospital after a long illness. She was the wife of Keith Satter and mother of Rachel Satter, of Norwalk, and Lori Birrell and her husband, Terran, of Rochester, New York.
For the last nine years Mrs. Satter was employed by the Darien Public Schools, most recently as an instructional aide at Ox Ridge Elementary. She was a former co-President of the Fox Run PTO and was actively involved in parent activities at Ponus Ridge Middle School and Brien McMahon High School.
Survivors include her mother, Lily Lane of Margate, Florida, Robert and Jean Satter, of Westport, brother Charles Dobbs of Ames, Iowa, two nephews and one niece.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 18, at 11:00 AM in the Collins Funeral Home, 92 East Avenue, Norwalk. Burial will follow in in Beth El Memorial Park Cemetery, Richards Avenue, Norwalk. Shiva will be observed at the Satter home in Norwalk following the service. There will be a Shiva service on Thursday at 7:30 PM. Information on services for Sunday and Monday can be obtained by calling the Congregation Beth El office, (203) 838-2710.
In Lieu of flowers the family has requested that donations be made in Debra’s honor to Congregation Beth El, Smilow Cancer Center at Yale-New Haven Hospital, or the American Red Cross.