Deborah Marie Berg Ptacek, 59, of Blue Springs, Missouri, passed away November 25th, 2010 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Lee’s Summit, Missouri.

Deborah Marie Berg Ptacek, 59, of Blue Springs, Missouri, passed away November 25th, 2010 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Lee’s Summit, Missouri.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, December 2, 2010 at Chapel of Memories Funeral Home, 30000 E. Valor Drive, Grain Valley, MO 64029 with a visitation starting at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.  Deborah will be laid to rest with Military Honors in “Jackson County Veteran’s Field of Honor” at Swan Lake Memorial Park, Grain Valley.  

Deborah was born June 23, 1951 in Maryville, Missouri.  She graduated from Windsor High School in 1969 and furthered her education at Central Missouri State.  She worked in real estate, mortgage banking and cosmetology and was a lifelong homemaker who loved to cook and garden.  She served her country honorably in the United States Marine Corps.

She was preceded in death by her father, William Berg.  

Survivors include her husband whom she married on December 20th, 1986, Ron Ptacek; children, Angela, Renee and Matthew Beard; stepdaughter, April McAllister; grandchildren, E.J. Huggins, Briana Huggins, Dimitri Smith, Eli and Brandon Beard, Ryan and Andrew McAllister; mother, Constance Berg; sister, Rebecca Tremblay.  

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society or a charity of your choice.

Arrangements: Chapel of Memories Funeral Home 816-463-4030.