Deborah Jane Buhler, 71, of Brookings passed on Jun. 25, 2023, at home cared for by loved ones.
She was born Oct. 7, 1951, in Walla Walla, WA to Irvin L. Mann Jr. and Peggy Lee Reavis. She attended Hermiston High School, received a B.A. in German from Willamette University and Masters in Speech Pathology and Audiology from O.C.E. She was fluent in German and Spanish and had a mastery of English second to none.
Survivors include her beloved companion/husband, Jamie T. Martin, ex husband Dean Buhler, sister Lee Ann Eggleston and brother Linc Mann. She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother David Mann and sister Julie Eubanks.
Cremation is under the direction of Redwood Memorial Chapel / Crematory in Brookings.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: South Coast Humane Society, P. O. Box 7833, Brookings, OR 97415, tel. No. 541-412-0325, or P. E. O. Sisterhood, peointernational.org (select “giving opportunities”)