Deborah Hollenbach

Obituary of Deborah Lynn Hollenbach

Deborah Lynn (Rider) Hollenbach, 48, a resident of Lansdale, PA, passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday morning, May 31, 2022, after a long battle with brain cancer, with her fiancé, W. Andrew “Drew” Gum, by her side.


Born August 8, 1973, in Abington, PA, she was a daughter of Mary (Horning) Ferraira of Perkasie, PA, and Donald Rider, Sr. and his wife, Patricia, of Doylestown, PA.


In addition to her fiancé and parents, Debbie is survived by her son, Eric Gerd Hollenbach; her daughter, Carly Lynn Hollenbach; sister, Lisa Veak and husband, John; brother, Donald Rider, Jr. and his wife Brenda; along with several nieces and nephews. She is also survived by Drew’s mother, Patricia Gum, and his sisters; and former mother-in-law, Regina Hollenbach and family. She was preceded in death by her former husband, Eric Hollenbach.


Debbie was a graduate of Easton Area High School and attended Kutztown University. She had been employed with James “Cy” Young Nationwide Insurance.


Debbie was a former gymnast and gymnastics coach. She enjoyed music and attending concerts, gardening, and taking trips to the Poconos and Ocean City, NJ with her family. She also enjoyed spending time with her dear friends who will miss her loving spirit and beautiful smile. Debbie was happiest when surrounded by loved ones, especially her children.   


Services will be private. Arrangements are by the R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc. of Skippack, PA. Online condolences may be made to the family at 

A Memorial Tree was planted for Deborah
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc.