Celebrating the life of Debra Kay Cole
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Debra began work as a certified public accountant for the accounting firms of BDO Seidman in Rockford and Speckman & Associates in Belvidere. On September 1, 2020 she purchased Speckman & Associates to become DK Cole & Associates, CPAs LLC in Belvidere, a full service public accounting firm providing personal and professional bookkeeping, accounting, tax preparation and planning services. She was a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Illinois CPA Society (ILCPA) and treasurer for the Belvidere Noon Rotary Club. Debra was an avid mystery book reader and book collector.
Debra is survived by her mother, Shirley Cole of Davis; brother, Dan (Andrea Hazzard) Cole of Pecatonica; sister, Denise (Shawn) Untersee of Davis; nephews, Codie Smith, Austin Untersee; nieces, Savannah Untersee, Amanda Cole; cousins, Ellen Allen, Jonah Allen.
Debra is predeceased by her father Robert Cole.
Memorial visitation 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, June 15, 2021 at Genandt Funeral Home, 602 N. Elida St., Winnebago. Cremation rites accorded with interment at Twelve Mile Grove Cemetery near Pecatonica. In lieu of flowers a memorial will be established. For an online obituary and tributes go to www.genandtfuneralhome.com.
602 N. Elida St.
Winnebago, IL 61088
184 S. Pecatonica Rd.
Pecatonica, IL 61063