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Deborah Boyd Cain

May 8, 1947 ~ May 12, 2017 (age 70)

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Deborah Boyd Cain, 70 of North East, MD, passed away Friday, May 12, 2017.


Born in Havre de Grace, MD, on May 8, 1947, she was the daughter of the late T. Davis and Evelyn (Donache) Boyd.


Debbie enjoyed spending time with her family, close friends and especially the light of her life, her granddaughter Hannah.


Debbie was a long time member of St. Mary Anne’s serving as Senior Warden, Vestry member, President of the ECW and Meal-of-the-Month Coordinator for several years.  Debbie was a member of the Chesapeake Bay Critical Area Commission and commissioner for the town of North East.  She chaired the committee that oversaw the building of the current North East Police Station and the North East Branch of the Cecil County Public Library.  Debbie was the Executive Vice President of the Cecil County Board of Realtors for the past 40 years.


Survivors include her children: Dana Cain of North East, Christy Sadler and husband Glenn of Elkton; her granddaughter: Hannah Sadler of Elkton; and her sister: Andrea Pugh and husband Michael.  She is also survived by several nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and cousins.


Visitation for family and friends will be held on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Crouch Funeral Home, 127 South Main Street, North East, MD.


Funeral service, conducted by Father Samuel H. Hartman will be held Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 11:00 am at St. Mary Anne's Episcopal Church, 315 South Main Street, North East, MD, followed by interment in the adjoining cemetery.


In lieu of flowers, please make donations in memory of Debbie to either St. Mary Anne’s Episcopal Church or the Cecil County Public Library towards the construction of the new North East Branch of the Library, both in care of Crouch Funeral Home.




 Service Information

May 16, 2017

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Crouch Funeral Home, P.A.
127 South Main Street
North East, MD 21901

Funeral Service
May 17, 2017

11:00 AM
St. Mary Anne's Episcopal Church
315 South Main Street
North East, Maryland 21901

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