Deborah Ann Bickerton, 58, of North Belle Vernon, died Thursday, December 6, 2018 in AHN Jefferson Hospital. Born in McKeesport on July 28, 1960, she was the daughter of Richard C. Pershing who survives and resides in Elizabeth and the late Margaret A. (Tellman) Pershing.
Debbie retired from the BVA School District, where she was a secretary. She also worked at the Great American Federal Bank and was a waitress at the Willow Room. She was an avid dancer and liked to go camping; she especially loved taking care of her flowers and her garden.
In addition to her father, she is survived by her daughter, Dana Bickerton of Greensburg; son, Scott B. Bickerton of Belle Vernon; husband, William M. Bickerton of Rostraver; sister, Carol L. (Peter) Janicki of Elizabeth; and brother, Charles Pershing of Elizabeth.
Friends will be received on Monday from 2 to 4 and 5 to 9 p.m. in the James C. Stump Funeral Home Inc., 580 Circle Drive, Rostraver Township (724-929-7934) www.jamesstumpfuneralhome.com where a Funeral Service will be held on Monday at 9 p.m. with Rev. Vincent J. Gigliotti officiating.